Pramanthu; 1 Definition(s)
Pramanthu 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.
Pramanthu (प्रमन्थु).—A son of Vīravrata and Bhoja.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa V. 15. 15.
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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bhōja (भोज).—& bhōjapatra Properly bhūrja & bhūrjapatra.
Prometheus, whose name has been traced to the Sanskrit pramantha (or “fire drill”). Learned men...
1a) Vīravrata (वीरव्रत).—A son of Madhu and Sumanas; wife Bhojā; Father of Manthu and Pra...
Epimetheus (Ἐπιμηθεύς) from Greek mythology.—The brothers Pramanthu and Manthu,who occur in the...
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The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Chapter 15 - The Glories of the Descendants of King Priyavrata < [Canto V - The Creative Impetus]
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