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General definition (in Hinduism)Source: WikiPedia: Hinduism
Kurus (कुरु): The name of an Indo-Aryan tribe and their kingdom in the Vedic civilization of India. Their kingdom was located in the area of modern Haryana. Bhisma was their guardian.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+100): Uttarakuru, Kuru, Kaurava, Kurukshetra, Kurupancala, Korabya, Bhishma, Karnajit, Drona, Kumbhayoni, Kurukhetta, Kururattha, Hastinapura, Suyodhana, Nabhikapura, Dharmakshetra, Kurukurujangala, Kurukurukshetra, Haritashva, Kurupancalatra.
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Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section CXXI < [Bhagavat-Gita Parva]
Section XXXVIII < [Goharana Parva]
Section XXXI < [Udyoga Parva]
Chandogya Upanishad (english Translation) (by Swami Lokeswarananda)
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 4.31 < [Chapter 4 - Jñāna-Yoga (Yoga through Transcendental Knowledge)]
Verse 11.48 < [Chapter 11 - Viśvarūpa-darśana-yoga (beholding the Lord’s Universal Form)]
Verse 10.19 < [Chapter 10 - Vibhūti-yoga (appreciating the opulences of the Supreme Lord)]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 7: Ara’s omniscience < [Chapter II - Śrī Aranāthacaritra]
Part 29: The people in the Manuṣyaloka < [Chapter III - The initiation and omniscience of Ajita]
Part 7: Kunthu’s omniscience < [Chapter I - Śrī Kunthusvāmicaritra]
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Part 2.1o - The Kaurava Dynasty < [Chapter 3 - Historical aspects in the Matsyapurāṇa]
Part 2.2 - Dynasties of Post-Mahābhārata war (Introduction) < [Chapter 3 - Historical aspects in the Matsyapurāṇa]
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)