Hiranyaroman, aka: Hiraṇyaroman; 1 Definition(s)
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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
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)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 33 - Description of Creation (4) < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 34 - The enumeration of Manvantaras < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
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