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Tridhanvā, aka: Tridhanva; 1 Definition(s)


Tridhanvā means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

The Sanskrit term Tridhanvā can be transliterated into English as Tridhanva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism


1a) Tridhanvā (त्रिधन्वा).—A son of Sambhūti.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 12. 36.

1b) The son of Vasumata, a righteous king.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 88. 77.

1c) The son of Sumanā and father of Trayyāruṇi.*

  • * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 3. 20.

1d) A son of Sumati.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 63. 76.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

about this context:

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.

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