Uparicaravasu, Uparicara-vasu: 2 definitions
Uparicaravasu 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Uparicharavasu.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana
Uparicaravasu (उपरिचरवसु):—He begat a daughter named Satyavatī through the womb of a fisherwoman known as Matsyagarbhā. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.22.20)Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopedia
Uparicaravasu (उपरिचरवसु).—Genealogy. Descended from Viṣṇu in the following order: Atri—Candra—Budha—Purūravas—Āyus—Nahuṣa -Yayāti—Pūru—Janamejaya—Prācinvān—Pravīra Namasyu—Vītabhaya—Śuṇḍu—Bahuvidha—Saṃyāti -Rahovādī—Raudrāśva—Matināra—Santurodha -Duṣyanta—Bharata—Suhotra—Suhotā—Gala -Garda—Suketu—Bṛhatkṣetra—Hasti—Ajamīḍha—Ṛkṣa-Saṃvaraṇa-Kuru-Sudhanvā-Sugotra-Cyavana-Kṛti-Uparicaravasu. (See full article at Story of Uparicaravasu from the Puranic encyclopaedia by Vettam Mani)
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+15): Pratyagra, Kusamba, Matsya, Cedipa, Rishabha, Kushagra, Vasu, Dhanusha, Jarasandha, Briahadratha, Taittiri, Devahotra, Mavella, Pratyagraha, Tandya, Brihadratha, Pancaratra, Kriti, Kritaka, Sudhanurvamsha.
Search found 10 books and stories containing Uparicaravasu, Uparicara-vasu; (plurals include: Uparicaravasus, vasus). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 6 - Fall of Uparicara Vasu < [Section 9 - Vāsudeva-māhātmya]
Chapter 5 - Uparicara Vasu, a Pious King < [Section 9 - Vāsudeva-māhātmya]
Chapter 8 - Curse to Devendra < [Section 9 - Vāsudeva-māhātmya]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)