Vahīnara, aka: Vahinara; 1 Definition(s)
Vahīnara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.
The Sanskrit term Vahīnara can be transliterated into English as Vahinara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
1a) Vahīnara (वहीनर).—A son of Durdamana (Śatānīka) and father of Daṇḍapāṇi.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 43.
1b) Son of Udayana.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 50. 86.
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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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1a) Daṇḍapāṇi (दण्डपाणि).—The son of Vahīnara, and father of Nimi (Nimitta, Viṣṇu-purāṇa)...
Durdamana (दुर्दमन).—The son of Śatānīka and father of Vahīnara.** Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 2...
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