Kambalabarhisha, Kambalabarhiṣa: 1 definition


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The Sanskrit term Kambalabarhiṣa can be transliterated into English as Kambalabarhisa or Kambalabarhisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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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.
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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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