Parashuramakunda, Paraśurāmakuṇḍa: 1 definition


Parashuramakunda means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Paraśurāmakuṇḍa can be transliterated into English as Parasuramakunda or Parashuramakunda, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Parashuramakunda in Purana glossary
Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Paraśurāmakuṇḍa (परशुरामकुण्ड).—Another name for Paraśurāmahrada. Paraśurāmakuṇḍa comprises of five pools of blood called Samantapañcaka constructed by Paraśurāma on the borders of Kurukṣetra. (See under Paraśurāma).

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

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