Shatrujit, aka: Śatrujit, Satrujit; 4 Definition(s)


Shatrujit 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 Śatrujit can be transliterated into English as Satrujit or Shatrujit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Śatrujit (शत्रुजित्):—Another name for Pratardana (son of Dyumān, who was a son of Divodāsa). (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.17.5)

Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

Śatrujit (शत्रुजित्).—A prince, the son of Dhruvasandhi by his second wife Līlāvatī. (See under Dhruvasandhi).

Source: Puranic Encyclopaedia

1a) Śatrujit (शत्रुजित्).—See Dyumat.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 17. 6.

1b) A Vānara chief.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 7. 237.

1c) A son of Śūra.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III, 71. 138.

1d) A son of Māndhātā.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 12. 35.

1e) A son of Śoṇāśva.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 44. 79.

1f) A name of Pratardana.*

  • * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 8. 12.
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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Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

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Satrujit (सत्रुजित्):—The son of king Dhruvasandhi (son of Puṣpa) of the Solar Dynasty and his second wife Līlāvatī. He was the younger brother to Satrujit. See the Devī-bhāgavata-purāṇa 3.14 (The glories of Devī).

Source: Wisdom Library: Śrīmad Devī Bhāgavatam
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Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.

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