Shakraka, Śakraka: 1 definition
Shakraka 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.
The Sanskrit term Śakraka can be transliterated into English as Sakraka or Shakraka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Śakraka (शक्रक).—A Sudharmāṇa god.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 60.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Shakrakarmuka, Shakrakashtha, Shakrakatha.
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The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 1 - Description of the dissolution of the Universe (a) < [Section 4a - Upasaṃhāra-pāda]