Mars; 2 Definition(s)
Mars 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.
General definition (in Hinduism)
The name “Mars” is derviced from the Indian “Marut”; Martus, “the terrible ones” of Isaiah and Joel.(Source): Google Books: Worlds in Collision
Mars of Latin mythology:—Indra is accompanied by the Maruts, the storm winds. This is the same root as the Greek Ares, and the Latin Mars; and the Teutonic Thor Miolnir, the god of war in each mythology. These Maruts overturn trees and destroy forests; they roar like lions; they shake the mountains; they are swift as thought; they are brothers of whom no one is the elder, no one the younger: this is a perfect picture of the wind; and in this character of the Maruts we see blind strength and fury without judgment.(Source): archive.org: Sanskrit and its kindred literatures Studies in comparative mythology
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A Manual of Khshnoom (by Phiroz Nasarvanji Tavaria)
Chapter III < [Part II]
Appendix II < [Appendices]
Supplement No. 30 < [Supplements]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter CI - Propitiation of malignant Planets < [Agastya Samhita]
Chapter LIX - Discourses on Astrology < [Agastya Samhita]
Chapter LXII - Discourses on Lagnamana < [Agastya Samhita]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Navgrah Mantra < [Powerful Mantras]
The Chariots Of Navgrahas < [Astrology In Garuda Purana]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 5: The fourteen dreams of Viṣṇu < [Chapter I - Śreyāṃsanāthacaritra]
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