Svarnabindu, aka: Svarna-bindu, Svarṇabindu; 3 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Svarṇabindu (स्वर्णबिन्दु).—A warrior of Subrahmaṇya. (Mahābhārata, Śalya Parva, Chapter 45).

Source: Puranic Encyclopaedia

Svarṇabindu (स्वर्णबिन्दु).—A tīrtha on the Narmadā.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 194. 15.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Svarnabindu in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [S] · next »

Svarṇabindu (स्वर्णबिन्दु).—Name of Viṣṇu.

Derivable forms: svarṇabinduḥ (स्वर्णबिन्दुः).

Svarṇabindu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms svarṇa and bindu (बिन्दु).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.

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