Nabhoddishta, aka: Nabha-Uddishta, Nābhoddiṣta; 1 Definition(s)
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The Sanskrit term Nābhoddiṣta can be transliterated into English as Nabhoddista or Nabhoddishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Nābhoddiṣta (नाभोद्दिष्त).—The son of Vaivasvata Manu (Nābhānoriṣṭha).*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 64. 29.
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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