Pitryarksha, Pitryarkṣa: 1 definition
Pitryarksha 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 Pitryarkṣa can be transliterated into English as Pitryarksa or Pitryarksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Pitryarkṣa (पित्र्यर्क्ष) is the name of a Nakṣatra mentioned in the Nīlamatapurāṇa verse 723. As regards the heavenly bodies, the Nīlamata refers to the sun, the moon, the planets and the stars. The divisions of the time are also mentioned as objects of worship.
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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