Rudrasavarnimanu, aka: Rudrasāvarṇimanu, Rudrasavarni-manu; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Rudrasavarnimanu 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.

In Hinduism

Purana

[Rudrasavarnimanu in Purana glossaries]

Rudrasāvarṇimanu (रुद्रसावर्णिमनु).—The twelfth Manu; father of Devavān and other sons. Ṛtadhāman was Indra. Hārita and others were gods. Tapomūrti and others were sages. Svadhāma was Hari manifesting in this epoch;1 the fourth Sāvarṇa Manu in the 12th paryāya.2

  • 1) Bhāgavata-purāṇa VIII. 13. 27-29.
  • 2) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 82-93.
(Source): Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Purana book cover
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of rudrasavarnimanu in the context of Purana from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 1091 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Manu
1) Manu (मनु).—See under Manvantara.2) Manu (मनु).—Son of the Agni Pāñcajanya. Pāñcajanya had t...
Manvantara
Manvantara (मन्वन्तर) refers to a time period consisting of seventy-one times the amo...
Manuja
Manuja (मनुज).—a man, mankind. °अधिपः, °अधिपतिः, °ईश्वरः, °पतिः, °राजः (adhipaḥ, °adhipatiḥ, °ī...
Cakshushamanu
Cākṣuṣamanu (चाक्षुषमनु).—General. The sixth of the fourteen Manus. (See Manvantara). Genealogy...
Svayambhuvamanu
Svāyambhuvamanu (स्वायम्भुवमनु).—Son of Brahmā and the first of the Manus. Birth. Svāyambhuva M...
Manusmriti
Manusmṛti (मनुस्मृति).—A code of conduct written by Manu alias Mānavācārya who was the father o...
Savarnimanu
Sāvarṇimanu (सावर्णिमनु).—14th Manu from {#au#} of Kārbūra varṇa.** Vāyu-purāṇa 26. 46.
Vaivasvata Manu
Vaivasvata Manu had no children and he arranged for a sacrifice so that he might have a son....
Manusamhita
Manusaṃhitā (मनुसंहिता).—the code of laws ascribed to the first Manu, the institutes of Manu.Ma...
Manupranita
Manupraṇīta (मनुप्रणीत).—a. taught or expounded by Manu. Manupraṇīta is a Sanskrit compound con...
Rudrasavarni
Rudrasāvarṇi (रुद्रसावर्णि).—See under Manu.
Dakshasavarnimanu
Dakṣasāvarṇīmanu (दक्षसावर्णीमनु).—The ninth Manu. Born of Varuṇa; father of Bhūtaketu...
Savarnamanu
1) Sāvarṇamanu (सावर्णमनु).—The second Manu in the epoch of the Vaivasvata Manvantara;...
Svarocishamanu
Svārociṣamanu (स्वारोचिषमनु).—The second Manu, and son of Agni. Father of Dyumat and o...
Manujata
Manujāta (मनुजात).—a man. Derivable forms: manujātaḥ (मनुजातः).Manujāta is a Sanskrit compound ...

Relevant text