Tripurabhairavi, Tripurabhairavī: 2 definitions
Tripurabhairavi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Tripurabhairavī (त्रिपुरभैरवी).—The second charioteer of Lalitā.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 20. 91.
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-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Tripurabhairavī (त्रिपुरभैरवी):—[=tri-pura-bhairavī] [from tripura-bhairava > tri-pura > tri] f. Durgā, [Kālikā-purāṇa; Śāradā-tilaka xii]
2) Tripurābhairavī (त्रिपुराभैरवी):—[=tri-purā-bhairavī] [from tri-purā > tri] f. = ra-bh, Tantr.
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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Starts with: Tripurabhairavipancanga.
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