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Nābhoddiṣta, aka: Nabha-Uddishta; 1 Definition(s)

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In Hinduism

Purāṇa

Nābhoddiṣta (नाभोद्दिष्त).—The son of Vaivasvata Manu (Nābhānoriṣṭha).*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 64. 29.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

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

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