Utpalakshi, aka: Utpalākṣī; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Utpalākṣī can be transliterated into English as Utpalaksi or Utpalakshi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana

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Utpalākṣī (उत्पलाक्षी).—The goddess enshrined at Sahasrākṣa.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 13. 34.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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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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