Sutrama, Sutrāma: 3 definitions
Sutrama 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Sutrāma (सुत्राम).—(Sutrāman Bhā. P.)—(Sūtrāmaṇa, Viṣṇu-purāṇa) gods of the epoch of the thirteenth Manu, of the Raucya Manu (Sutrāmaṇas).*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VIII. 13. 31; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 97-99; Viṣṇu-purāṇa III. 2. 38.
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.
Languages of India and abroad
Sutrāmā (सुत्रामा):—[=su-trāmā] [from su-trāman > su > su-tanaya] f. Name of Pṛthivī, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]
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.
Sutrāma (ಸುತ್ರಾಮ):—[noun] Indra, the chief of gods.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Sutramadhyabhu, Sutraman, Sutramana, Sutramantraprakashaka, Sutramaya.
Search found 5 books and stories containing Sutrama, Sutrāma, Sutrāmā, Su-trama, Su-trāmā; (plurals include: Sutramas, Sutrāmas, Sutrāmās, tramas, trāmās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 10.131.6 < [Sukta 131]
Rig Veda 6.47.12 < [Sukta 47]
Rig Veda 6.47.13 < [Sukta 47]
The Bhagavata Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 13 - Description of the Future Manvantaras < [Book 8 - Eighth Skandha]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 81 - The Legend of Dharmeśvara < [Section 2 - Uttarārdha]
Chapter 8 - Killing of Vṛtra < [Section 1 - Tīrtha-māhātmya]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)