Varunadeva, Varuṇadeva, Varuna-deva: 3 definitions
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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
The sixth son of Devagabbha.
Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Varuṇadeva (वरुणदेव).—the Nakṣatra Śatabhiṣaj.
Derivable forms: varuṇadevam (वरुणदेवम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Varuṇadeva (वरुणदेव).—(1) n. of one or two Buddhas: Śikṣ 169.10; Gv 104.20; (2) n. of a Bodhisattva: ŚsP 6.10.
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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The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 36 - Kusināgara as Buddha’s Last Repose < [Chapter 40 - The Buddha Declared the Seven Factors of Non-Decline for Rulers]
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
Chapter 16 - On the story of Śunahśepha < [Book 7]
The Bhagavata Purana (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)
Chapter 28 - Krishna Rescues Nanda Maharaja from the Abode of Varuna < [Canto X - The Summum Bonum]
Chapter 20 - Bali Maharaja Surrenders the Universe < [Canto VIII - Withdrawal of the Cosmic Creations]
Chapter 20 - Studying the Structure of the Universe < [Canto V - The Creative Impetus]
Bhagavati-sutra (Viyaha-pannatti) (by K. C. Lalwani)
The Jataka tales [English], Volume 1-6 (by Robert Chalmers)