Kambalabarhisha, Kambalabarhiṣa: 1 definition
Kambalabarhisha 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 Kambalabarhiṣa can be transliterated into English as Kambalabarhisa or Kambalabarhisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Kambalabarhiṣa (कम्बलबर्हिष).—(barhis)—a son of Andhaka.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 24. 19; Matsya-purāṇa 44. 61; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 14. 12.
1b) A son of Satyaka and the daughter of Kāśirāja.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 116; Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 115.
1c) A son of Devabāhu, (Devārha and matsya p.) and father of Asamañjas; a great scholar.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 142; Matsya-purāṇa 44. 83; Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 140.
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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The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Chapter 24 - Krishna the Supreme Personality of Godhead < [Canto IX - Liberation]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 13 - The Deeds of the Avatāra (Incarnation) < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]