Narakacaturdashi, Narakacaturdaśī: 2 definitions
Narakacaturdashi means something in Marathi. 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
narakacaturdaśī (नरकचतुर्दशी).—f (S) The 14th of āśvinavadya, the day on which viṣṇu killed the demon naraka.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
narakacaturdaśī (नरकचतुर्दशी).—f The 14th of āśrvinavadya, the day on which viṣṇu killed the demon naraka.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
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