Sudasa, Sudāsa: 6 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana
1) Sudāsa (सुदास):—Son of Sarvakāma (son of Ṛtūparṇa). He had a son named Saudāsa. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.9.18)
2) Sudāsa (सुदास):—One of the four sons of Mitrāyu (son of Divodāsa, the male counterpart of the twin children of Mudgala). (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.22.1)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
1) Sudāsa (सुदास).—A King of Kosala. This Sudās a was a King who ought to be remembered every morning and evening. (Mahābhārata, Anuśāsana Parva, Chapter 165, Verse 57).
2) Sudāsa (सुदास).—A King of Ayodhyā. He was the son of Sarvakāma and the father of Kalmāṣapāda. (Bhāgavata, Skandha 9; Viṣṇu Purāṇa, 4, 4, 30).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Sudāsa (सुदास).—A son of Sarvakāma, father of Kalmāṣanemi (Mitrasaha, Viṣṇu-purāṇa).*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 9. 18; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 4. 39-40.
1b) A son of Cyavana and father of Sahadeva (Sandāsa, Viṣṇu-purāṇa).*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 1; Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 208; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 19. 71.
1c) A son of Bṛhadratha and father of Śatānīka.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 43.
1d) A son of Vīrasena and father of Kalmāṣapāda: a friend of Indra.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 63. 175.
1e) A son of Caidyavara.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 50. 15.
1f) A son of Ṛtuparṇa.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 88. 176.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Sudāsa (सुदास).—n. of the father of Kalmāṣapāda: Jm 209.15 ff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sudāsa (सुदास):—[=su-dāsa] [from su > su-tanaya] m. (perhaps identical with [preceding]) Name of a king, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] of a grandson of Ṛtu-parṇa, [Harivaṃśa]
3) [v.s. ...] of a son of Sarva-kāma, [Purāṇa]
4) [v.s. ...] of a son of Cyavana, [ib.]
5) [v.s. ...] of a son of Bṛhad-ratha, [ib.]
6) [v.s. ...] of the father of Mitra-saha, [Catalogue(s)]
7) [v.s. ...] [plural] Name of a people ([varia lectio] -dāma and -dāman), [Rāmāyaṇa]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Partial matches: Dasa.
Ends with: Vasudasa.
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The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter CXXXVIII - Genealogy of royal princes (solar race) < [Brihaspati (Nitisara) Samhita]
Chapter CXL - Description of the race of puru < [Brihaspati (Nitisara) Samhita]
The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Chapter 22 - The Descendants of Ajamidha < [Canto IX - Liberation]
Chapter 9 - The Dynasty of Amsuman < [Canto IX - Liberation]
Chapter 1 - Questions by Vidura < [Canto III - The Status Quo]
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter IV - Inquiries of rama < [Book V - Upasama khanda (upashama khanda)]
Chapter XXXVII - Catalogue of the forces continued < [Book III - Utpatti khanda (utpatti khanda)]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 136 - The Greatness of Nanditīrtha < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
Chapter 98 - The Greatness of Vaiśākha < [Section 5 - Pātāla-Khaṇḍa (Section on the Nether World)]
Chapter 2 - Contents of the Section on Creation (Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa) < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)