Mantropanishad, aka: Mantropaniṣad; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Mantropanishad means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Mantropaniṣad can be transliterated into English as Mantropanisad or Mantropanishad, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana

[Mantropanishad in Purana glossaries]

Mantropaniṣad (मन्त्रोपनिषद्).—A secret mantra in honour of Sankarṣaṇa, taught to king Citraketu by Nārada; its text.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VI. 15. 27; 16. 18-25.
(Source): Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Purana book cover
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of mantropanishad or mantropanisad in the context of Purana from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 3 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Veda
Veda (वेद) refers to a category of Apaurūṣeya texts, or “disciplines dealing with knowledge not...
Narada
Nārada (नारद) is the name of a sage who was in the company of Bharata when he recited the Nāṭya...
Citraketu
1) Citraketu (चित्रकेतु).—An emperor, who remained childless for a long time. At last a son was...

Relevant text