Surama, Surāma, Surāmā: 2 definitions
Surama means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
1) A palace occupied by Kondanna Buddha before his renunciation. BuA.107; but see Bu.iii.26.
2) An aggasavika of Siddhattha Buddha. J.i.38; J.i.40; Bu.xvii.19; Bu.xii.24
3) See Suramma.
Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
suramā (सुरमा).—m ( P) Sulphuret of antimony. 2 A mild form of leprosy,--a disease in which the skin is affected with whitish discolorations. v phuṭa, pasara. 3 The name of a fish. See suramaī.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
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The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Part 42 - Permandiraju (A.D. 1117-1144) < [Chapter XIII - The Dynasties in South Kalinga]
Part 8 - Kota II (A.D. 1182-1231) < [Chapter V - The Kotas (A.D. 1100-1270)]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 20 - Description of the netherworlds (pātāla) < [Section 2 - Anuṣaṅga-pāda]
Apadana commentary (Atthakatha) (by U Lu Pe Win)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)