Srivastava, Sri-vastava, Shrivastava, Shri-vastava: 1 definition
Srivastava means something in the history of ancient India. 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.
India history and geographySource: academia.edu: Tessitori Collection I (history)
Srivastava refers to one of the twelve Kāyastha groups from Māthurā, according to the “Samoṣaṇa Kāitha Māthura-rāsa” (dealing with caste history), and is included in the collection of manuscripts at the ‘Vincenzo Joppi’ library, collected by Luigi Pio Tessitori during his visit to Rajasthan between 1914 and 1919.—In between the work deals with the legendary origin of the Kāyasthas as sons of Citragupta, himself born from Brahmā’s body. The Māthura Kāyasthas are one of the twelve Kāyastha groups. (In modern terms, e.g., Srivastava, [...]).
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Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)
Part 35 - Symbolic relevance of the Bull in Sun-worship < [Chapter 2 - Salient Traits of the Solar Divinities in the Veda]
Part 11 - Review of Literature < [Chapter 1 - Vedic Concept of God and Religion]
Part 10 - Growth of the Purāṇic Texts for Propitiating the Sun-god < [Chapter 3 - General Characteristics of the Purāṇic Religion and its Link with the Vedic Tradition]
Friday Night Dance < [October – December, 2001]
Hairy Story < [January – March, 2001]
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Sripura (Archaeological Survey) (by Bikash Chandra Pradhan)
Scultures of Bodhisattvas < [Chapter 3 - Sculptural Programme]
Phases of Excavations < [Chapter 1 - Sripura]
Rivers in Ancient India (study) (by Archana Sarma)
1(c). Depiction of Sarasvatī as mother < [Chapter 2 - The Rivers in the Saṃhitā Literature]
3. Naturural elements worshipped as god < [Chapter 1 - Introduction]
Jain Remains of Ancient Bengal (by Shubha Majumder)
The Characteristic Features of Jain Icon < [Chapter 6 - Iconographic Study of Jaina Sculptural Remains]
The Markandeya Purana (Study) (by Chandamita Bhattacharya)