Kaushikagotra, Kauśikagotra, Kaushika-Gotra: 1 definition
Kaushikagotra 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 Kauśikagotra can be transliterated into English as Kausikagotra or Kaushikagotra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Kauśikagotra (कौशिकगोत्र).—Got different pravaras from the Visvāmitras;1 about 25 among them mentioned: Pārthivas, Devarathas, Yājñavalkyas, Samarṣaṇas, Udumbaras, Udumlānas, Tārakas, Yamamuñcatas, Lohiṇyas, Reṇavas, Kāñṣavas, Babhravas, Pāṇinas, Dhyānajapyas, Śālāvakyas, Hiraṇyākṣas, Syaṅkṛtas, Gālavas, Devalas, Yāmadūtas, Sālaṅkāyanabāṣakalas, Dadātibādaras, etc.; marriage alliances only with other ṛṣi gotras allowed.2
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Kaushika, Gotra.
Full-text (+29): Shankrita, Shalavatya, Karishava, Saidhavayana, Vatadya, Badara, Talakayana, Yamamuncata, Udumlana, Candrava, Lalatya, Renava, Shalankayana, Dhyanajapya, Shyamayana, Marshana, Panina, Karisha, Lohiṇi, Renu.
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Kalpa-sutra (Lives of the Jinas) (by Hermann Jacobi)
The Bhagavata Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Part 5 - Commentators on the Bhāgavata Purāṇa < [Introduction]
Chapter 16 - The Story of Paraśurāma (concluded) < [Book 9 - Ninth Skandha]
Lakulisha-Pashupata (Philosophy and Practice) (by Geetika Kaw Kher)
Kusika and the Ascetic Aspirants: Early form of Lakulisa-Pasupata order < [Chapter 2 - Spread and Transition]
Early Evidences from Art, Archeology and History < [Chapter 1 - The Historical Context]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 10: Episode of Caṇḍakauśika < [Chapter III - Mahāvīra’s first six years as an ascetic]
Durvinita and Vikramaditya I < [January, 1928]