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Sindhava, 4 Definition(s)

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Sindhava means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

Sindhava (सिन्धव).—The seas which issue from the urethra of Brahmā.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa III. 12. 26.
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.

In Buddhism

Pali

Sindhava, (Sk. saindhava) belonging to the Sindh, a Sindh horse J. I, 175; II, 96; III, 278; V, 259; DhA. IV, 4 (=Sin‹-› dhava-raṭṭhe jatā assā); (nt.) rock salt Vin. I, 202; Sindhavaraṭṭha the Sindh country ThA. 270; J. V, 260. (Page 710)

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

sindhava : (adj.) belonging to Sindh; (m.), rock salt; a Sindh horse.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

General definition (in Buddhism)

See Sindhu.

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

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