Kapotaroman: 4 definitions
Kapotaroman 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Kapotaroman (कपोतरोमन्).—The son of Viloman and father of Anu.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 24. 20.
1b) A son of Vṛṣṇi (Dhṛṣṭa, Viṣṇu-purāṇa) and father of Viloman.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 117; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 14. 13.
1c) A son of Dhṛti and father of Taittiri.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 44. 62.
1d) A son of Vṛṣṭi.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 116.
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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kapotaroman (कपोतरोमन्):—[=kapota-roman] [from kapota] m. Name of a king, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa etc.]
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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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The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 13 - The Deeds of the Avatāra (Incarnation) < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]