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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Sūktāni (सूक्तानि).—Relating to Brahmā Viṣṇu, Arka, Rudra, Indra, Agni, Soma; to be recited at the śrāddha.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 17. 37; 246. 60.
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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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
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