Pushparna, Puṣpārṇa: 5 definitions


Pushparna 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 Puṣpārṇa can be transliterated into English as Pusparna or Pushparna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Pushparna in Purana glossary
Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Puṣpārṇa (पुष्पार्ण).—A King born of the family of Dhruva. He married a girl named Prabhā. (Skandha 4, Bhāgavata).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Puṣpārṇa (पुष्पार्ण).—A son of Vatsara; had two queens, Prabhā and Doṣā. Each of them had three sons.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IV. 13. 12-13.
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pushparna in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Puṣpārṇa (पुष्पार्ण):—[from puṣpa > puṣ] m. ‘f°-stream’, Name of a son of Vatsara and Svar-vīthi, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Pushparna in German

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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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