Vatsavriddha, Vatsavṛddha: 4 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Vatsavṛddha can be transliterated into English as Vatsavrddha or Vatsavriddha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Vatsavriddha in Purana glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

Vatsavṛddha (वत्सवृद्ध):—Son of Ūrukriya (son of Bṛhadraṇa). He will be born in the future and become a king. He will have a son called Prativyoma. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.12.10)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Vatsavṛddha (वत्सवृद्ध).—A son of Urukriya (Urukṣaya, Viṣṇu-purāṇa) and father of Prativyoma.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 12. 10; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 22. 3.
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Vatsavriddha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Vatsavṛddha (वत्सवृद्ध):—[=vatsa-vṛddha] [from vatsa] m. Name of a son of Uru-kriya, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Vatsavṛddha (वत्सवृद्ध):—m. Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Urukriya [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 12, 9.]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). 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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