Sharngarava, Śārṅgarava: 6 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Sharngarava 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 Śārṅgarava can be transliterated into English as Sarngarava or Sharngarava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

Śārṅgarava (शार्ङ्गरव).—A maharṣi. He was one of the officiating priests at the Sarpasatra of Janamejaya. (Ādi Parva, Chapter 25, Verse 6).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Śārṅgarava (शार्ङ्गरव).—Of Bhārgava gotra.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 195. 24.
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous (S) next»] — Sharngarava in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Śārṅgarava (शार्ङ्गरव).—m. a proper name.

Śārṅgarava is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śārṅga and rava (रव).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Śārṅgarava (शार्ङ्गरव).—[masculine] [Name] of a man.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Śārṅgarava (शार्ङ्गरव):—m. ([from] śṛṅga-rava?) Name of a disciple of Kaṇva, [Śakuntalā] ([plural] [Pravara texts])

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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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