Shrisara, aka: Śrīsara; 1 Definition(s)

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Shrisara 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 Śrīsara can be transliterated into English as Srisara or Shrisara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Śrīsara (श्रीसर).—The holy lake in the valley between the mountains Śītānta and with a mahāpadma in the middle where Śrī lives.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 37. 5-8.
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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