Hatakeshvaramantra, aka: Hatakeshvara-mantra, Hāṭakeśvaramantra; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Hāṭakeśvaramantra can be transliterated into English as Hatakesvaramantra or Hatakeshvaramantra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Hāṭakeśvaramantra (हाटकेश्वरमन्त्र).—The Hāṭakeśvara-mantra is given to king Raṇāditya by the queen, who is a manifestation of the goddess Bhramaravāsinī. The king goes to the underworld (pātāla), and enjoys himself there (pātālasiddhi). (See Rājataraṅgiṇī verse 3.465)

Source: Academia.edu: Tantric elements in Kalhaṇa’s Rājataraṅgiṇī
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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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