Jishnukarman, Jiṣṇukarman: 1 definition


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The Sanskrit term Jiṣṇukarman can be transliterated into English as Jisnukarman or Jishnukarman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Jiṣṇukarman (जिष्णुकर्मन्).—A warrior who stood on the side of the Pāṇḍavas and fought against the Kauravas. He was a native of the country of Cedi. (Mahābhārata Karṇa Parva, Chapter 56, Stanza 48).

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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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