Somadhi, aka: Somādhi; 1 Definition(s)
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Somādhi (सोमाधि).—A son of Sahadeva ruled for 58 years in Girivraja; a Rājaṛṣi.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 271. 19; Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 228, 296.
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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