Tribandhana; 2 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism


Tribandhana (त्रिबन्धन).—The son of Aruṇa and father of Satyavrata.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 7. 4-5.
(Source): Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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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.

General definition (in Hinduism)

Tribandhana (त्रिबन्धन):—Son of Prāruṇa (son of Haryaśva, who was the son of Anaraṇya). He had a son named Satyavrata. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.7.4-5)

(Source): Wisdom Library: Hinduism

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