Romapada, aka: Romapāda; 3 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Romapāda (रोमपाद).—See under Lomapāda.

Source: Puranic Encyclopaedia

1a) Romapāda (रोमपाद).—See Citraratha.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 23. 7; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 18. 16.

1b) The famous son of Vidarbha and father of Babhru; attained wisdom from Nārada.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 24. 1-2; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 12. 38-9.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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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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General definition (in Hinduism)

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Romapada (रोमपद): King of Anga which was once visited by a great drought.

Source: WikiPedia: Hinduism

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