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Sutāra, aka: Sutara, Sutārā; 1 Definition(s)

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Sutāra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

The Sanskrit term Sutāra can be transliterated into English as Sutara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purāṇa

1a) Sutāra (सुतार).—An Yakṣa gaṇa.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 69. 39.

1b) (sutara)—a gaṇa of the 4th Sāvarṇa Manu of 10 gods.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 84, 89.

2) Sutārā (सुतारा).—A daughter of Upamadgu (Cal. Edṇ. and Wilson-sister).*

  • * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 14. 9.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

about this context:

The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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