Vamshapuranajna, Vaṃśapurāṇajña: 1 definition

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Vamshapuranajna 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.

The Sanskrit term Vaṃśapurāṇajña can be transliterated into English as Vamsapuranajna or Vamshapuranajna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Vaṃśapurāṇajña (वंशपुराणज्ञ).—Historians and chroniclers (also Vaṃśavittamas).*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 63. 169 and 171; Vāyu-purāṇa 88. 171.
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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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