Sadanira, Sadānīrā, Sada-nira: 6 definitions
Sadanira 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Sadānīrā (सदानीरा).—A river in India very famous in the Purāṇas. Mention is made of this river in Mahābhārata, Bhīṣma Parva, Chapter 9, Stanza 204. Some scholars are of opinion that this river is the same as the Karatoyā of Modern India.Source: JatLand: List of Mahabharata people and places
Sadānīrā (सदानीरा) refers to the name of a River mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. VI.10.23). Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Sadānīrā) is a Sanskrit epic poem consisting of 100,000 ślokas (metrical verses) and is over 2000 years old.
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Name of the Karatoyā river.
2) a river always bearing water, a running stream.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-rāṃ) The Karatoya, a small river in the north of Bengal. E. sadā always, nīra water.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sadānīrā (सदानीरा).—[feminine] [Name] of a river.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sadānīrā (सदानीरा):—[=sadā-nīrā] [from sadā > sadam] f. Name of a river (= kara-toyā, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Mahābhārata; Purāṇa]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Partial matches: Nira.
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The Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
List of Mahabharata people and places (by Laxman Burdak)
Satapatha Brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa I, adhyāya 4, brāhmaṇa 1 < [First Kāṇḍa]
Introduction to volume 1 (kāṇḍa 1-2) < [Introductions]
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)