Ripunjaya, Ripuñjaya, Ripuṃjaya, Ripumjaya: 12 definitions
Ripunjaya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana
Ripuñjaya (रिपुञ्जय or रिपुंजय):—Son of Suvīra (son of Kṣemya). He had a son called Bahuratha. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.21.28-30)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
1) Ripuñjaya (रिपुञ्जय).—Son of Suratha, lord of Kuṇḍala city. When Suratha captured Śrī Rāma’s yājñic horse there ensued a fierce war between him and Śatrughna. Ripuñjaya too was present at the fighting. (Padma Purāṇa).
2) Ripuñjaya (रिपुञ्जय).—A brahmin, who was born as Divodāsa, king of Kāśī in his rebirth. When once fire ceased to be in Kāśī, he took upon himself the function of fire. (Skanda purāṇa, 4. 2, 39-48).
3) Ripuñjaya (रिपुञ्जय).—See under Ripu.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Ripuñjaya (रिपुञ्जय).—The son of Suvīra (Sudhīra Viṣṇu-purāṇa) and father of Bahuratha.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 21. 29-30; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 19. 55.
1b) A son of Viśvajit—last link of the line;1 with him ends the Bṛhadratha line after ruling for 1000 years;2 his minister Munika murdered him and enthroned his own son Pradyota.3 Ruled for thirty-five years.4
- 1) Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 49.
- 2) Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 23. 12.
- 3) Ib. IV. 24. 1-2.
- 4) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 74. 114.
1c) A son of Acala, ruled for 50 years.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 271. 29.
1d) A son of Varāṅgī and Divamjaya.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 62. 87.
1e) A son of Medhāvi and father of Urva.*
- * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 21. 13.
1f) A son of Śiṣṭi and Succhāyā.*
- * Viṣṇu-purāṇa I. 13. 2.
Ripuṃjaya (रिपुंजय) refers to one of the five sons of Chāyā and Sṛṣṭi: one of the four sons of Dhruva, according to the Vaṃśa (‘genealogical description’) of the 10th century Saurapurāṇa: one of the various Upapurāṇas depicting Śaivism.—Accordingly, [...] Uttānapāda’s son was Dhruva who achieved the highest place of worshipping Nārāyaṇa. Dhruva had four sons—Sṛṣṭi, Dhanya, Harya and Śaṃbhu; they all were Vaiṣṇavas. Chāyā gave birth to five sons of Sṛṣṭi; they were Ripu, Ripuṃjaya, Vipra, Vṛṣala and Vṛkatejas.
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.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
ripuñjaya (रिपुंजय).—a S Victorious over enemies, foe-vanquishing.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) Victorious. m.
(-yaḥ) Name of a king. E. ripu, ji to conquer, khac aff., mum augment.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ripuṃjaya (रिपुंजय).—[adjective] conquering foes; [masculine] [Name] of [several] princes.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Ripuṃjaya (रिपुंजय) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Pūrṇacandra Prāyaścittaprakaraṇa.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ripuṃjaya (रिपुंजय):—[=ripu-ṃ-jaya] [from ripu > rip] mfn. conquering a foe, [Cāṇakya; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of several kings, [Harivaṃśa; Purāṇa]
3) [v.s. ...] of an author, [Catalogue(s)]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ripuñjaya (रिपुञ्जय):—[ripu-ñjaya] (yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) a. Victorious.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) adj. den Feind besiegend: bahūnāṃ caiva sattvānāṃ samavāyo ripuṃjayaḥ [Spr. 4623.] ākhyāna [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 6, 13, 23.] —
2) m. Nomen proprium verschiedener Fürsten, = divodāsa [Oxforder Handschriften 70,a,21.] ein Sohn Śliṣṭi’s [Harivaṃśa 68.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 98. Suvīra’s] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 21, 29.] Viśvajit’s und letzter Fürst der Bārhadratha [22, 47.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 465.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) Adj. den Feind besiegend. —
2) m. Nomen proprium verschiedener Fürsten.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+10): Sunika, Bahuratha, Suvira, Arva, Vipra, Ripu, Sudhira, Brihati, Vishvajit, Munika, Shishta, Medhavin, Barhadratha, Cakshushamanu, Vrikala, Succhaya, Shlishti, Shishti, Urva, Pushkarini.
Search found 8 books and stories containing Ripunjaya, Ripu-njaya, Ripu-ñjaya, Ripum-jaya, Ripuṃ-jaya, Ripuṃjaya, Ripumjaya, Ripuñjaya; (plurals include: Ripunjayas, njayas, ñjayas, jayas, Ripuṃjayas, Ripumjayas, Ripuñjayas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 74 - Rājasthaleśvara (rājasthala-īśvara-liṅga) < [Section 2 - Caturaśīti-liṅga-māhātmya]
Chapter 37 - Śiveśvara (śiva-īśvara-liṅga) < [Section 2 - Caturaśīti-liṅga-māhātmya]
Chapter 39 - Manifestation of the Lord of Avimukta < [Section 1 - Pūrvārdha]
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
Chapter XIII - Posterity of Dhruva < [Book I]
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter 98 - The Destruction of Vajranabha < [Book 2 - Vishnu Parva]
Chapter 2 - The Origin of Men: the Birth of Daksha < [Book 1 - Harivamsa Parva]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)