Harishmashru, aka: Hariśmaśru; 1 Definition(s)
Harishmashru means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
The Sanskrit term Hariśmaśru can be transliterated into English as Harismasru or Harishmashru, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Hariśmaśru (हरिश्मश्रु).—A son of Hiraṇyākṣa.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VII. 2. 18.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 33: Story of the three-footed buffalo < [Chapter II - Marriages of Vasudeva with maidens]
The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 38 - The Installation of the Image of Vāmana < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]