Siddhashrama, aka: Siddhāshrama, Siddhāśrama, Siddha-ashrama; 2 Definition(s)


Siddhashrama 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 Siddhāśrama can be transliterated into English as Siddhasrama or Siddhashrama, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Siddhāśrama (सिद्धाश्रम).—A hermitage. The place at which Vāmana thrust Mahābali down to Pātāla. This place became a hermitage later. When Viśvāmitra took Śrī Rāma and Lakṣmaṇa to the forest for the protection of his sacrifice, he showed them this hermitage. (Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa, Bālākāṇḍa, Sarga 29, Verse 22).

Source: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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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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General definition (in Hinduism)

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Siddhāshrama (सिद्धाश्रम): The Shiva's hermitage, Where Rama and Vishvamitra sacrifice for many days.

Source: WikiPedia: Hinduism

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