Samhrada, Saṃhrāda: 8 definitions
Samhrada 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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Saṃhrāda (संह्राद).—A son of Hiraṇyakaśipu, wife Kṛti, and father of Pañcajana.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VI. 18. 13-14; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 5-34; Vāyu-purāṇa 67. 70.
Saṃhrāda (संह्राद) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. I.59.18, I.65) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places. Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Saṃhrāda) is a Sanskrit epic poem consisting of 100,000 ślokas (metrical verses) and is over 2000 years old.
Saṃhrāda is also mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. I.61.5) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places.
Saṃhrāda is also mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. II.9.15) and represents one of the many proper names used for people and places.
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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) A loud noise, an uproar.
2) Noise in general; संह्रादिकण्ठाभरणाः पतन्तः (saṃhrādikaṇṭhābharaṇāḥ patantaḥ) Ki.18.19.
Derivable forms: saṃhrādaḥ (संह्रादः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-daḥ) Sound, noise. E. sam before hrad to sound, ghañ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Saṃhrāda (संह्राद).—[masculine] loud sound, call, or cry; [masculine] crier, [Name] of an Asura etc.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Saṃhrāda (संह्राद):—[=saṃ-hrāda] [from saṃ-hrād] m. a loud noise, uproar, sound, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] ‘Shouter’, Name of an Asura (son of Hiraṇya-kaśipu), [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Purāṇa] ([varia lectio] -hlāda).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Saṃhrāda (संह्राद):—[saṃ-hrāda] (daḥ) 1. m. Sound, noise.
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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.
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Starts with: Samhradana.
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Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 32 - Description of Creation (3): The family of Kaśyapa < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 7 - Commencement of the War < [Section 2.4 - Rudra-saṃhitā (4): Kumāra-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 51 - The story of Ūṣā < [Section 2.5 - Rudra-saṃhitā (5): Yuddha-khaṇḍa]
List of Mahabharata people and places (by Laxman Burdak)
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 6 - Death of Demon Bala < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
Chapter 5 - War Between Gods and Demons < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
Chapter 75 - The Hymn of Victory at the End of War between Gods and Demons < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 5 - Nṛsiṃha incarnation and race of Hiraṇyakaśipu < [Section 3 - Upodghāta-pāda]