Shatrujit, Śatrujit, Satrujit: 6 definitions

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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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Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

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

Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia

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

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

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.
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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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Source: Wisdom Library: Śrīmad Devī Bhāgavatam

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).

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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

1) Śatrujit (शत्रुजित्):—[=śatru-jit] [from śatru] mfn. idem, [Pāṇini 3-2, 61 [Scholiast or Commentator]]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of Śiva, [Śivagītā, ascribed to the padma-purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] of a son of Rājādhideva, [Harivaṃśa]

4) [v.s. ...] of the father of Ṛta-dhvaja or Kuvalayāśva, [Purāṇa]

5) [v.s. ...] of various other princes, ib.

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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. 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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