Parivatsara; 1 Definition(s)
Parivatsara 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.
- 1) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 21. 131; IV. 32. 15; Vāyu-purāṇa 31. 38; 56. 20.
- 2) Matsya-purāṇa 141. 18; 167. 52.
- 1) Vāyu-purāṇa 31. 27; 50. 183; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 13. 114, 117, 126-7; Viṣṇu-purāṇa II. 8. 72.
- 2) Bhāgavata-purāṇa III. 11. 14; V. 22. 7; Matsya-purāṇa 141. 18-19.
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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The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Pāraskara-gṛhya-sūtra (by Pāraskara)
Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Satapatha Brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa VIII, adhyāya 1, brāhmaṇa 4 < [Eight Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa XIII, adhyāya 6, brāhmaṇa 2 < [Thirteenth Kāṇḍa]
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
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