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Laugākṣi, aka: Laugakshi; 1 Definition(s)

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Laugākṣi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

The Sanskrit term Laugākṣi can be transliterated into English as Laugakshi or Laugaksi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

Laugākṣi (लौगाक्षि).—A pupil of Pauṣyañji; a Śrutaṛṣi.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 33. 8; 35. 40.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

about this context:

The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Sahataṇḍiputra
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Susaha
Susaha (सुसह).—A pupil of Laugākṣi.** Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 35. 41.
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Nāḍāyanīya
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Sakotiputra
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