Sthanani, Sthānānī: 1 definition
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Sthānānī (स्थानानी).—Fourteen worlds of which seven were made and seven mind-born. bhū to satya were created.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 2. 8, 18, 31.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Sthananighantu.
Ends with: Upasthanani.
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