Tamrabha, aka: Tāmrābha, Tamra-abha; 4 Definition(s)
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Tāmrābha (ताम्राभ) is the name of a mountain situated at lake Mānasa and mount Gandhamādana, according to the Varāhapurāṇa chapter 75. The Gandhamādana mountain lies on the eastern side of mount Meru, which is one of the seven mountains located in Jambūdvīpa, ruled over by Āgnīdhra, a grandson of Svāyambhuva Manu, who was created by Brahmā, who was in turn created by Nārāyaṇa, the unknowable all-pervasive primordial being.Source: Wisdom Library: Varāha-purāṇaSource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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
Tāmrābha (ताम्राभ).—red sandal (raktacandana).
Derivable forms: tāmrābham (ताम्राभम्).
Tāmrābha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tāmra and ābha (आभ).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-bhaṃ) Red sandal wood. E. tāmra copper, and resembling. tāmrasya ābhā iva ābhā yasya . raktacandane .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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. 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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