Hiranyaroman, aka: Hiraṇyaroman; 1 Definition(s)

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Purana

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Hiraṇyaroman (हिरण्यरोमन्).—A king of Vidarbha who exercised suzerainty over the southern regions. He was also known as Bhīṣmaka. (See Bhīṣmaka).

Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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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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