Ikshuda, Ikṣudā, Ikshu-da: 5 definitions
Ikshuda 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.
The Sanskrit term Ikṣudā can be transliterated into English as Iksuda or Ikshuda, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Ikṣudā (इक्षुदा).—A river from Mahendra hills.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 114. 31.
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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ikṣudā (इक्षुदा).—Name of a river.
Ikṣudā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ikṣu and dā (दा).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ikṣudā (इक्षुदा):—[=ikṣu-dā] [from ikṣu] f. Name of a river
2) [v.s. ...] See ikṣulā, ikṣumālinī, ikṣu-mālavī.
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.
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