Kashishvaratirtha, Kāśīśvaratīrtha, Kashishvara-tirtha: 1 definition



Kashishvaratirtha 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 Kāśīśvaratīrtha can be transliterated into English as Kasisvaratirtha or Kashishvaratirtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Kāśīśvaratīrtha (काशीश्वरतीर्थ).—A sacred place on the banks of river Ambumatī on the borders of Kurukṣetra. A bath in the river redeems one from all sins and raises one to Brahmaloka. (Vana Parva, Chapter 83, Verse 57).

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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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