Madhukulya, aka: Madhukulyā, Madhu-kulya; 5 Definition(s)
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Madhukulyā (मधुकुल्या).—R. in Kuśadvīpa.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa V. 20. 15; Vāyu-purāṇa 109. 17; 112. 30.
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.
Languages of India and abroad
madhukulyā (मधुकुल्या).—f pl (madhu & kulyā River.) Rivers of honey. Used as ghṛtakulyā &c. to express an overflowing plenty of honey and good things at a feast.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
madhukulyā (मधुकुल्या).—f pl Rivers of honey.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Madhukulyā (मधुकुल्या).—a stream of honey.
Madhukulyā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms madhu and kulyā (कुल्या).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-lyā) A stream of honey.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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