Svarocisha, Svarociṣa, Svārociṣa: 10 definitions
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The Sanskrit terms Svarociṣa and Svārociṣa can be transliterated into English as Svarocisa or Svarocisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Svarochisha.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Svārociṣa (स्वारोचिष).—A Manu. See under Manvantara.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1) Svarociṣa (स्वरोचिष).—Son of Tuṣita in the Uttama manvantara.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 67. 35.
2) Svārociṣa (स्वारोचिष).—(see Manu) second Manu; four sons, seven sages of whom Datta was the first; the Devas of the epoch were Tuṣitas;1 then lived the seven sons of the sage Vasiṣṭha, all Prajāpatis; ākārarūpa.2Source: Shodhganga: The saurapurana - a critical study
Svārociṣa (स्वारोचिष) or Svārociṣamanvantara refers to the second of the fourteen Manvantaras, according to the 10th century Saurapurāṇa: one of the various Upapurāṇas depicting Śaivism.—Accordingly, “In this second [Svārociṣa] Manvantara the deities are the Tuṣitas, Vipaścit is the name of the Indra, and Ūrja , Stambha, Prāṇa, Dānta, Ṛṣabha, Timira and Sārvarivān (Arvarīvān?) are the seven sages”.
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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Svārociṣa (स्वारोचिष).—m. Name of the second Manu; see under मनुः स्वारोचिषो द्वितीयस्तु मनुरग्नेः सुतोऽभवत् (manuḥ svārociṣo dvitīyastu manuragneḥ suto'bhavat) Bhāg. 8.1.19.
Derivable forms: svārociṣaḥ (स्वारोचिषः).
See also (synonyms): svārocis.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṣaḥ) The second Manu. E. svarocis, and añ affix of descent.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Svārociṣa (स्वारोचिष).—i. e. sva -rocis + a, m. The second Manu, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 1, 62.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Svārociṣa (स्वारोचिष).—[masculine] patron. of the second Manu.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Svarociṣa (स्वरोचिष):—[=sva-rociṣa] [from sva] [wrong reading] for svār, [ib.]
2) Svārociṣa (स्वारोचिष):—m. ([from] sva-rocis) [patronymic] of the second Manu, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.
3) mfn. relating or belonging to Manu Svārociṣa, [Harivaṃśa; Purāṇa]
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.
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The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Chapter 8 - On the origin of Manu < [Book 10]
Chapter 10 - On the anecdote of the King Suratha < [Book 10]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 36 - The Lineage of Manu: Manvantaras < [Section 2 - Anuṣaṅga-pāda]
Chapter 3 - The race of Dharma: three attributes of the self-born God < [Section 3 - Upodghāta-pāda]
Chapter 4 - Pronunciation of a curse on Jayas < [Section 3 - Upodghāta-pāda]
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 34 - The enumeration of Manvantaras < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 33 - Description of Creation (4) < [Section 5 - Umā-Saṃhitā]
Chapter 1 - The discussion among Vyāsa, Śaunaka and others < [Section 6 - Kailāsa-saṃhitā]