Hiranyadhanus; 1 Definition(s)
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Hiranyadhanus (हिरन्यधनुस्).—A King of forest tribes. Ekalavya, the great master of archery was Hiraṇyadhanus’s son (See Ekalavya).Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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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Ekalavyā (एकलव्या) is the name of ancient town, according to the Kathāsaritsāgara, chapter 69. ...
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