Pushpavanta, Puṣpavanta, Pushpavamta: 5 definitions
Pushpavanta 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 Puṣpavanta can be transliterated into English as Puspavanta or Pushpavanta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Puṣpavanta (पुष्पवन्त).—A son of Maṇivara.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 69. 159.
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: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Puṣpavanta (पुष्पवन्त).—m. dual. (-ntī) The sun and moon. E. puṣpa a flower, ava to prevent, jhac aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Puṣpavanta (पुष्पवन्त):—[puṣpa-vanta] (ntau) 1. m. Sun and moon.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Puṣpavaṃta (ಪುಷ್ಪವಂತ):—[adjective] flowering; blossoming.
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1) [noun] a man decorated with flowers.
2) [noun] a name for referring both the sun and moon.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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