Sukaksha, Sukakṣa: 3 definitions
Sukaksha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
The Sanskrit term Sukakṣa can be transliterated into English as Sukaksa or Sukaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Sukakṣa (सुकक्ष).—A mountain. It is mentioned in Mahābhārata, Sabhā Parva, Chapter 38, that this mountain, which is famous in the Purāṇas, stands on the western side of Dvārakā.
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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sukakṣa (सुकक्ष):—[=su-kakṣa] [from su] m. Name of the author of [Ṛg-veda viii, 81; 82] (having the [patronymic] Āṅgirasa), [Ṛgveda-anukramaṇikā]
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). 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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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 8.92.13 < [Sukta 92]
Rig Veda 8.92.29 < [Sukta 92]
Rig Veda 8.93.12 < [Sukta 93]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 74 - Rājasthaleśvara (rājasthala-īśvara-liṅga) < [Section 2 - Caturaśīti-liṅga-māhātmya]