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Mitrabāhu, aka: Mitrabahu; 1 Definition(s)

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Mitrabāhu 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 Mitrabāhu can be transliterated into English as Mitrabahu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

1a) Mitrabāhu (मित्रबाहु).—A son of Nāgnjiti and Kṛṣṇa.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 252; Matsya-purāṇa 47. 19; Vāyu-purāṇa 96. 243.

1b) A son of the 4th (Ṛtu-Sāvarṇa-vā. p.). Sāvarṇa Manu.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 95; Vāyu-purāṇa 100. 99.
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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