Pramathini, Pramāthinī: 3 definitions
Pramathini 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Pramāthinī (प्रमाथिनी).—A celestial woman. This woman gave a dance performance during the Janmotsava of Arjuna. (Śloka 21, Chapter 122, Ādi Parva).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Pramāthinī (प्रमाथिनी).—A Śakti.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 19. 74.
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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pramāthinī (प्रमाथिनी):—[=pra-māthinī] [from pra-māthin > pra-mātha > pra-math] f. Name of an Apsaras, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa]
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.
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Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter 32 - The Creation of the Vedas < [Book 3 - Bhavishya Parva]
Chapter 45 - Vishnu’s Birth As a dwarf < [Book 3 - Bhavishya Parva]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Lalitopakhyana (Lalita Mahatmya) (by G.V. Tagare)
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)