Sharadritu, aka: Śaradṛtu; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Śaradṛtu can be transliterated into English as Saradrtu or Sharadritu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Śaradṛtu (शरदृतु).—The guardian of Mandāravāṭikā; Iṣaśrī and Ūrjaśrī his queens.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 32. 33; Vāyu-purāṇa 52. 12; 53. 25.
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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