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Udyantakagiri, aka: Udyantaka-Giri; 1 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism


Udyantakagiri (उद्यन्तकगिरि).—On the left foot of the śilā; founded by Agastya; Brahmā and Viṣṇu performed severe austerities at the place; offering of piṇḍa at, leads pitṛs to Brahmapura.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 108. 39, 43, 44.
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.

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