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Naila, 1 Definition(s)

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Naila 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.

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

1a) Naila (नैल).—A Śrutaṛṣi.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 33. 4.

1b) A Rākṣasa clan of low type, born of Nīla.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 7. 148.
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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