Urugaya, aka: Urugāya, Uru-gaya; 3 Definition(s)
Urugaya 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)
Urugāya (उरुगाय).—A surname of Hari.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 6. 23; XI. 5. 26.
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.
Languages of India and abroad
1) sung or praised by the great; Asvad.16. एष पन्था उरुगायः सुशेवः (eṣa panthā urugāyaḥ suśevaḥ) Ait. Br.7.13, उरुगायोरुगीतो वा पश्यन्तीनां कुतः पुनः (urugāyorugīto vā paśyantīnāṃ kutaḥ punaḥ) Bhāg.1.9.26.
2) offering wide scope for movement. (-yaḥ) 1 Name of Viṣṇu, the Āśvins, Soma and Indra.
2) wide space or space;
Urugāya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms uru and gāya (गाय).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-yaḥ) A name of Krishna. E. uraga a snake, i to go, and ac aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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Chapter 6 - The Killing of the Demon Putana < [Canto X - The Summum Bonum]
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