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Shrigalavasudeva, aka: Śṛgālavāsudeva; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Śṛgālavāsudeva can be transliterated into English as Srgalavasudeva or Shrigalavasudeva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism


Śṛgālavāsudeva (शृगालवासुदेव).—Chieftain of Karavīrapura resented Kṛṣṇa and Rāma going to Gomanta and was killed by Kṛṣṇa. His capital occupied by Kṛṣṇa.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. [52 (V) 29-41]; [53 (V) 22]; 52. [56 (V) 7].
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

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The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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