Kundajathara, aka: Kuṇḍajaṭhara, Kunda-jathara; 1 Definition(s)

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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Kuṇḍajaṭhara (कुण्डजठर) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. I.48.8, I.53) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places. Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Kuṇḍa-jaṭhara) 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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Kunda
Kuṇḍa (कुण्ड).—m. (-ṇḍaḥ) A son born in adultery, the son of a woman by another man than her hu...
Jathara
Jaṭhara (जठर).—mfn. (-raḥ-rā-raṃ) 1. Hard, firm. 2. Bound, tied. mn. (-raḥ-raṃ) The belly. E. j...
Jatharagni
Jaṭharāgni (जठराग्नि).—the digestive fire of the stomach, the gastric fluid; पञ्चाग्नेस्तस्य चा...
Agnikunda
Agni-kuṇḍa.—(CII 4), fire-pit; an emblem of the worship of the Fire or Sun. Note: agni-kuṇḍa is...
Homakunda
Homakuṇḍa (होमकुण्ड).—The pit for making offerings during yajñas. Rules about making the pit ar...
Amritakunda
Amṛtakuṇḍa (अमृतकुण्ड).—m. (-ṇḍaḥ) A vessel of nectar. E. amṛta and kuṇḍa a hole.
Kundagolaka
Kuṇḍagolaka (कुण्डगोलक).—m. (-kaḥ) Sour rice gruel: see kāñjika. E. kuṇḍa a pitcher, guḍ to pre...
Yajnakunda
Yajñakuṇḍa (यज्ञकुण्ड).—a hole in the ground made for receiving the sacrificial fire. Derivable...
Narakakunda
Narakakuṇḍa (नरककुण्ड).—a pit in hell where the wicked are tormented (86 such places are enumer...
Antarjathara
Antarjaṭhara (अन्तर्जठर).—the stomach. (ind.) in the stomach. Derivable forms: antarjaṭharam (अ...
Kundashin
Kuṇḍāśin (कुण्डाशिन्).—m. (-śī) 1. A pander, a pimp. 2. One who is supported by a bastard. E. k...
Jatharajvala
Jaṭharajvālā (जठरज्वाला).—f. (-lā) Belly-ache, colic, enteritis. E. jaṭhara, and jvālā burning.
Padmakunda
Padmakuṇḍa (पद्मकुण्ड) refers to one of the various kuṇḍas “fire-pit” described in the twenty-f...
Kundakita
Kuṇḍakīṭa (कुण्डकीट).—m. (-ṭaḥ) 1. A follower of the Charvaka doctrine, or the tenets of those ...
Kundadanta
Kuṇḍadanta (कुण्डदन्त).—A Videha brahmin, Kuṇḍadanta gave up his worldly possession for the att...

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