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Vaikuṇṭhatīrtha, aka: Vaikuntha-tirtha; 1 Definition(s)

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Purāṇa

Vaikuṇṭhatīrtha (वैकुण्ठतीर्थ).—Sacred to Pitṛs.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 22. 75.
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 religious ceremonies, various arts, sciences and historical legends. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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