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Hrasvaroman (ह्रस्वरोमन्).—A son of Svarṇaroman and father of Sīradhvaja (Sariddhaja).*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 13. 17-18; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 64. 14; Vāyu-purāṇa 89. 14; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 5. 27.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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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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