Susandhi, Susamdhi: 3 definitions


Susandhi 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Susandhi in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

1a) Susandhi (सुसन्धि).—A son of Prabhu or Maru: father of Sahasvān.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 63. 211.

1b) A son of Prasuśruta(ka) and father of Amarṣa.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 88. 211; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 4. 111.
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context information

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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General definition (in Hinduism)

Source: Apam Napat: Indian Mythology

Susandhi is a king of the Solar dynasty, and an ancestor of Rama. He is the son of Mandhata and had two sons, Dhruvasandhi and Prasenajit.

Languages of India and abroad

Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Susaṃdhi (ಸುಸಂಧಿ):—[noun] a good opportunity; a favourable time.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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