Hiranyavarcas, Hiraṇyavarcas, Hiranya-varcas: 1 definition
Hiranyavarcas 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Hiranyavarchas.
Languages of India and abroad
Hiraṇyavarcas (हिरण्यवर्चस्).—a. shining with golden lustre.
Hiraṇyavarcas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hiraṇya and varcas (वर्चस्).
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Varcas, Hiranya.
Starts with: Hiranyavarcasa.
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The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)