Patalakhanda, Pātālakhaṇḍa: 3 definitions
Patalakhanda 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Pātālakhaṇḍa (पातालखण्ड) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—of the Skandapurāṇa. Ben. 46. Bik. 216. Oxf. 84^b (Index).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pātālakhaṇḍa (पातालखण्ड):—[=pātāla-khaṇḍa] [from pātāla > pāt] m. or n. Name of [chapter] of [Skanda-purāṇa]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Pātālakhaṇḍa (पातालखण्ड):—Titel eines Abschnittes im Padma und Skanda-Purāṇa.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+32): Padma Purana, Ratnakuta, Patalavarnana, Ratnagriva, Pushkala, Mohaka, Balamitra, Rupavati, Durvara, Priyamvada, Haridhama, Punyashravas, Vidaivata, Rathagrani, Holikamahatmya, Vaidyanathamahatmya, Mohana, Citraguptakrita stuti, Ritambhara, Tryambakakshetramahatmya.
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The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 1 - Sūta Romaharṣaṇa Agrees to Narrate Padma Purāṇa < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Section 7 - Vaiśākhamāsa-māhātmya < [Book 2 - Vaiṣṇava-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 1 - The Greatness of the Holy Bath in Vaiśākha < [Section 7 - Vaiśākhamāsa-māhātmya]
Chapter 4 - The Holy Rites to be Observed in Vaiśākha < [Section 7 - Vaiśākhamāsa-māhātmya]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
2. The Padma Purāṇa < [Preface]
Canto I - Dynasties of the kings < [Book IV]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)