Satyaratha; 4 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism


[Satyaratha in Purana glossaries]

Satyaratha (सत्यरथ):—Son of Samaratha (son of Kṣemādhi). He had a son named Upaguru. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.13.24)

(Source): Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

Satyaratha (सत्यरथ).—The brother of Suśarmā the king of Trigarta. (Mahābhārata Udyoga Parva, Chapter 66, Verse 11).

(Source): Puranic Encyclopaedia

1a) Satyaratha (सत्यरथ).—A son of Samaratha and father of Upaguru.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 13. 24.

1b) A son of Citraratha.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 48. 94.

1c) A son Satyavrata.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 12. 37.
(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)

[Satyaratha in Hinduism glossaries]

Satyaratha (सत्यरथ).—A brother of King Suśarma, the King of the Trigartas.

(Source): ISKCON Press: Glossary

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