Sannateyu, Saṅnateyu: 3 definitions


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Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

Sannateyu (सन्नतेयु):—One of the ten sons of Raudrāśva (son of Ahaṃyāti) and the Apsarā Ghṛtācī. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.20.4-5)

Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Sannateyu (सन्नतेयु).—A son born to Raudrāśva, the third son of emperor Puru, by Miśrake{??}ī, the apsarā woman. He, a great archer, had nine sons called Ṛceyu, Vaneyu, Jaleyu, Pakṣeyu, Kṛpaṇeyu, Sthaṇḍileyu, Tejeyu, Satyeyu and Dharmeyu. (Ādi Parva, Chapter 94, Verse 8).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

1) Saṅnateyu (सङ्नतेयु).—A son of Bhadrāśva.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 49. 6.

2) Sannateyu (सन्नतेयु).—The ninth son of Raudrāśva.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 125.
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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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