Karanjatirtha, aka: Karanja-tirtha, Karañjatīrtha; 1 Definition(s)

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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Karañjatīrtha (करञ्जतीर्थ).—A holy spot on the Narmadā.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 190. 11.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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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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