Brahma Purana

by G. P. Bhatt | 1955 | 243,464 words

Summary: The English translation of the Brahma Purana, one of the eighteen major (maha-) puranas. Contents include cosmology, genealogy (solar dynasty etc.), mythology, geology and Dharma.

The text is notable for its extenstive geological survey including descriptions of holy sites (tirthas) around the Godavari river region and modern Odisha.

Alternate titles of this text:
Brahma-purāṇa (ब्रह्म-पुराण);
Brahmapurāṇa (ब्रह्मपुराण)


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