Kunadika, aka: Kunadikā, Ku-nadika, Kunadīka; 3 Definition(s)

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In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Kunadīka (कुनदीक).—A warrior of Skanda deva. (Śalya Parva, Chapter 45, Verse 58).

Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia

Kunadīka (कुनदीक) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. IX.44.53) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places. Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Kunadīka) is a Sanskrit epic poem consisting of 100,000 ślokas (metrical verses) and is over 2000 years old.

Source: JatLand: List of Mahabharata people and places
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Kunadikā (कुनदिका).—a small river, rill; सुपूरा स्यात्कुनदिका (supūrā syātkunadikā) Pt.1.25.

Kunadikā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ku and nadikā (नदिका).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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