Purana glossary, starting with ‘b’

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The Purana glossary, starting with the letter “b”, contains 827 definitions, select a phrase below for the definitions and references.

  1. Babhrava
  2. Babhravya
  3. Babhravyam
  4. Babhru
  5. Babhruvahana
  6. Babruvahana
  7. Badara
  8. Badarayana
  9. Badarayani
  10. Badari
  11. Badarika
  12. Badaripacanatirtha
  13. Badaripachanatirtha
  14. Badarivana
  15. Badariyashrama
  16. Badava
  17. Badavagni
  18. Baddha
  19. Badhira
  20. Badhiraka
  21. Badhryashva
  22. Badhyashva
  23. Badiya
  24. Baduli
  25. Bahava
  26. Bahirgiri
  27. Bahlika
  28. Bahu
  29. Bahubharyatva
  30. Bahubhumi
  31. Bahuda
  32. Bahudama
  33. Bahudana
  34. Bahudantaka
  35. Bahudanti
  36. Bahudasuyasha
  37. Bahugana
  38. Bahugata
  39. Bahugava
  40. Bahugavi
  41. Bahuka
  42. Bahula
  43. Bahulashva
  44. Bahumulaka
  45. Bahunetra
  46. Bahuputra
  47. Bahuputri
  48. Bahuputrika
  49. Bahuratha
  50. Bahurupa
  51. Bahushalini
  52. Bahusuvarnaka
  53. Bahuvadya
  54. Bahuvahini
  55. Bahuvasha
  56. Bahuvidha
  57. Bahuviti
  58. Bahuyojana
  59. Bahvashi
  60. Bahvika
  61. Bahvoda
  62. Bahvrica
  63. Bahvricha
  64. Bahya
  65. Bahyaka
  66. Bahyakarna
  67. Bahyakaveri
  68. Bahyakunda
  69. Bahyashvan
  70. Bahyatodara
  71. Baijabhrit
  72. Bajula
  73. Baka
  74. Bakamukha
  75. Bakavratin
  76. Baki
  77. Bakula
  78. Bala
  79. Balabandhu
  80. Balabhadra
  81. Balabhrit
  82. Balada
  83. Baladeva
  84. Baladhi
  85. Baladhruva
  86. Baladi
  87. Balagra
  88. Balahaka
  89. Balaka
  90. Balakashva
  91. Balakatirtha
  92. Balakeshvara
  93. Balakhilya
  94. Balaki
  95. Balaksha
  96. Balamdhana
  97. Balamitra
  98. Balamodaka
  99. Balamohini
  100. Balapathyani
  101. Balapi
  102. Balaraka
  103. Balarama
  104. Balasagara
  105. Balasiddhi
  106. Balasthala
  107. Balavan
  108. Balavati
  109. Balavaya
  110. Balavinashtaka
  111. Balayani
  112. Balayus
  113. Balekshava
  114. Baleya
  115. Baleyabrahmana
  116. Balgutaka
  117. Balhikadesha
  118. Bali
  119. Balibahu
  120. Balibhaga
  121. Baliham
  122. Balihika
  123. Balika
  124. Balin
  125. Balipatra
  126. Balipucchaka
  127. Balipuchchhaka
  128. Balishaya
  129. Balishayani
  130. Balishikha
  131. Ballala
  132. Ballava
  133. Balotkata
  134. Balvala
  135. Bana
  136. Bandanarakshita
  137. Bandha
  138. Bandhana
  139. Bandhu
  140. Bandhuman
  141. Bandhumati
  142. Bandhupalita
  143. Banjula
  144. Barada
  145. Barba
  146. Barbara
  147. Barbari
  148. Barbarika
  149. Barhadratha
  150. Barhanashva
  151. Barhaspatya
  152. Barhaspatyashastra
  153. Barhi
  154. Barhiketu
  155. Barhinadvipa
  156. Barhipicchadhara
  157. Barhipichchhadhara
  158. Barhisha
  159. Barhishad
  160. Barhishada
  161. Barhishadi
  162. Barhishmati
  163. Barhiyogagadayana
  164. Bashkala
  165. Bashkali
  166. Batu
  167. Baudheya
  168. Bauma
  169. Bautya
  170. Bhadra
  171. Bhadrabahu
  172. Bhadracaru
  173. Bhadracharu
  174. Bhadrachitra
  175. Bhadracitra
  176. Bhadradeha
  177. Bhadradeva
  178. Bhadragupta
  179. Bhadragupti
  180. Bhadraja
  181. Bhadraka
  182. Bhadrakaleshvara
  183. Bhadrakali
  184. Bhadrakalippattu
  185. Bhadrakalipuja
  186. Bhadrakalipujana
  187. Bhadrakalpa
  188. Bhadrakara
  189. Bhadrakarneshvara
  190. Bhadrakarnika
  191. Bhadrama
  192. Bhadramata
  193. Bhadramati
  194. Bhadranadi
  195. Bhadrapada
  196. Bhadrapadashuklakriṭya
  197. Bhadraratha
  198. Bhadrasara
  199. Bhadrasena
  200. Bhadraseni
  201. Bhadrashaka
  202. Bhadrashrava
  203. Bhadrashravas
  204. Bhadrashrenya
  205. Bhadrashva
  206. Bhadrasima
  207. Bhadrasoma
  208. Bhadrasundari
  209. Bhadratanu
  210. Bhadratirtha
  211. Bhadratunga
  212. Bhadravaha
  213. Bhadravaishakhi
  214. Bhadravati
  215. Bhadraveya
  216. Bhadravideha
  217. Bhadravidya
  218. Bhadravinda
  219. Bhadravindra
  220. Bhadravishtha
  221. Bhadrayu
  222. Bhadreshvara
  223. Bhadreshvari
  224. Bhaga
  225. Bhagada
  226. Bhagadatta
  227. Bhagamala
  228. Bhagamalini
  229. Bhagananda
  230. Bhagandara
  231. Bhaganetraha
  232. Bhaganya
  233. Bhagapada
  234. Bhagapanca
  235. Bhagapancha
  236. Bhagavan
  237. Bhagavata
  238. Bhagavatadharma
  239. Bhagavatanda
  240. Bhagavatapurana
  241. Bhagavati
  242. Bhagavatottama
  243. Bhagavatpadi
  244. Bhagavittayana
  245. Bhagavitti
  246. Bhagila
  247. Bhagini
  248. Bhagiratha
  249. Bhagirathi
  250. Bhagivasu
  251. Bhagnaratha
  252. Bhaguri
  253. Bhairava
  254. Bhairavatva
  255. Bhairavi
  256. Bhajamana
  257. Bhajana
  258. Bhajara
  259. Bhaji
  260. Bhajina
  261. Bhajya
  262. Bhaksha
  263. Bhakshaka
  264. Bhakshyaka
  265. Bhakti
  266. Bhaktiyoga
  267. Bhalacandra
  268. Bhalachandra
  269. Bhalandaka
  270. Bhalandana
  271. Bhallabha
  272. Bhallada
  273. Bhallata
  274. Bhallataka
  275. Bhaluki
  276. Bhamaha
  277. Bhamini
  278. Bhanava
  279. Bhanavi
  280. Bhandayani
  281. Bhandiraka
  282. Bhandiravata
  283. Bhanga
  284. Bhangakara
  285. Bhangakari
  286. Bhangasuri
  287. Bhangasvan
  288. Bhangatirtha
  289. Bhanu
  290. Bhanudatta
  291. Bhanudeva
  292. Bhanukaccha
  293. Bhanukachchha
  294. Bhanuloka
  295. Bhanuman
  296. Bhanumati
  297. Bhanuratha
  298. Bhanusena
  299. Bhanushcandra
  300. Bhanushchandra
  301. Bhanuvinda
  302. Bhanuvrata
  303. Bhara
  304. Bharabhuta
  305. Bharabhuti
  306. Bharadvaja
  307. Bharadvaji
  308. Bharadvajiputra
  309. Bharadvasu
  310. Bharani
  311. Bharata
  312. Bharatagni
  313. Bharatakhyana
  314. Bharatasamhita
  315. Bharatashrama
  316. Bharatavamsha
  317. Bharatavarsha
  318. Bharatayuddha
  319. Bharati
  320. Bharavi
  321. Bharga
  322. Bhargabhumi
  323. Bhargava
  324. Bhargavadeva
  325. Bhargavagotra
  326. Bhargavata
  327. Bhargavesha
  328. Bhargavyoma
  329. Bharmyashva
  330. Bhartrihari
  331. Bhartristhana
  332. Bhartsya
  333. Bharuka
  334. Bharukaccha
  335. Bharukachchha
  336. Bharukaksha
  337. Bharunda
  338. Bharundani
  339. Bharya
  340. Bhasakarna
  341. Bhasakrit
  342. Bhasas
  343. Bhasha
  344. Bhashi
  345. Bhashyavid
  346. Bhashyavidya
  347. Bhaskara
  348. Bhaskaracarya
  349. Bhaskaracharya
  350. Bhaskari
  351. Bhasma
  352. Bhasmakuta
  353. Bhasmanatha
  354. Bhasura
  355. Bhasva
  356. Bhattanarayana
  357. Bhatti
  358. Bhauma
  359. Bhaumajna
  360. Bhaumaka
  361. Bhaumari
  362. Bhaumarika
  363. Bhaumatapana
  364. Bhaumavara
  365. Bhautapayana
  366. Bhautika
  367. Bhautya
  368. Bhauvana
  369. Bhava
  370. Bhavabhavana
  371. Bhavabhuti
  372. Bhavadosha
  373. Bhavaloka
  374. Bhavamalini
  375. Bhavana
  376. Bhavanandi
  377. Bhavani
  378. Bhavanika
  379. Bhavanivrata
  380. Bhavanmanyu
  381. Bhavapushpa
  382. Bhavasyayani
  383. Bhavati
  384. Bhavayavya
  385. Bhavimandra
  386. Bhavina
  387. Bhavini
  388. Bhavishyapurana
  389. Bhavya
  390. Bhaya
  391. Bhayankara
  392. Bhayankari
  393. Bhayasakha
  394. Bheda
  395. Bhedi
  396. Bhela
  397. Bheri
  398. Bherunda
  399. Bhetta
  400. Bhikshu
  401. Bhilla
  402. Bhima
  403. Bhimabala
  404. Bhimacanda
  405. Bhimacandaganesha
  406. Bhimacandavighnesha
  407. Bhimacandavinayaka
  408. Bhimachanda
  409. Bhimachandaganesha
  410. Bhimachandavighnesha
  411. Bhimachandavinayaka
  412. Bhimadvadashi
  413. Bhimajanu
  414. Bhimakarma
  415. Bhimaksha
  416. Bhimanada
  417. Bhimaratha
  418. Bhimarathi
  419. Bhimaromaka
  420. Bhimasena
  421. Bhimashara
  422. Bhimavega
  423. Bhimavrata
  424. Bhimeshvara
  425. Bhinnadarshana
  426. Bhinnadarshi
  427. Bhirava
  428. Bhiru
  429. Bhishagdvaitarata
  430. Bhishak
  431. Bhishana
  432. Bhishanika
  433. Bhishma
  434. Bhishmacandika
  435. Bhishmachandika
  436. Bhishmaka
  437. Bhishmaparva
  438. Bhishmasvargarohanaparva
  439. Bhishmavadhaparva
  440. Bhogajava
  441. Bhogavardhana
  442. Bhogavati
  443. Bhogi
  444. Bhogini
  445. Bhoh
  446. Bhoja
  447. Bhojakata
  448. Bhojana
  449. Bhojika
  450. Bhojya
  451. Bhosha
  452. Bhrajishnu
  453. Bhrajishtha
  454. Bhrajita
  455. Bhramara
  456. Bhramavarta
  457. Bhrami
  458. Bhramishira
  459. Bhrasakarna
  460. Bhrashtrakayani
  461. Bhrashtrakrit
  462. Bhrigava
  463. Bhrigu
  464. Bhrigudasa
  465. Bhrigukaccha
  466. Bhrigukachchha
  467. Bhrigukshetra
  468. Bhrigunagara
  469. Bhrigupitha
  470. Bhrigutirtha
  471. Bhrigutunga
  472. Bhringaraja
  473. Bhringi
  474. Bhrisha
  475. Bhrishi
  476. Bhrishundi
  477. Bhritakila
  478. Bhriti
  479. Bhritya
  480. Bhrukuti
  481. Bhrunahattya
  482. Bhu
  483. Bhudraka
  484. Bhujaketu
  485. Bhujanga
  486. Bhujangama
  487. Bhujatapura
  488. Bhujyu
  489. Bhulinga
  490. Bhuma
  491. Bhuman
  492. Bhumi
  493. Bhumigojaraka
  494. Bhumimitra
  495. Bhumipala
  496. Bhumiparva
  497. Bhumipati
  498. Bhumirakshasa
  499. Bhumishaya
  500. Bhumitra
  501. Bhupati
  502. Bhuranya
  503. Bhurbhara
  504. Bhuri
  505. Bhuribala
  506. Bhuridyumna
  507. Bhurihan
  508. Bhurikirti
  509. Bhurindrasena
  510. Bhurishena
  511. Bhurishrava
  512. Bhurishruta
  513. Bhurloka
  514. Bhushika
  515. Bhushunda
  516. Bhushundi
  517. Bhuta
  518. Bhutabali
  519. Bhutadamari
  520. Bhutadhama
  521. Bhutadikasarga
  522. Bhutadita
  523. Bhutagana
  524. Bhutagrama
  525. Bhutajyoti
  526. Bhutakarma
  527. Bhutaketu
  528. Bhutala
  529. Bhutalaya
  530. Bhutamata
  531. Bhutamathana
  532. Bhutananda
  533. Bhutani
  534. Bhutapati
  535. Bhutaraya
  536. Bhutas
  537. Bhutasamplava
  538. Bhutasamtapa
  539. Bhutasamtapana
  540. Bhutasantapana
  541. Bhutasharma
  542. Bhutashuddhi
  543. Bhutatanmargasarga
  544. Bhutavadi
  545. Bhutavapti
  546. Bhutavata
  547. Bhutavinayaka
  548. Bhutesha
  549. Bhuteshvara
  550. Bhuteshvaramahatmya
  551. Bhuti
  552. Bhutimitra
  553. Bhutinanda
  554. Bhutivarma
  555. Bhuva
  556. Bhuvamanyu
  557. Bhuvana
  558. Bhuvanandagarbha
  559. Bhuvanesha
  560. Bhuvaraha
  561. Bhuvarloka
  562. Bhuvaspati
  563. Bhuvasthana
  564. Bhuvata
  565. Bhuyasi
  566. Bhuyomedha
  567. Bibhatsu
  568. Bibhishana
  569. Bida
  570. Bidala
  571. Bidali
  572. Bidalopakhyana
  573. Bidaujas
  574. Bija
  575. Bijabhava
  576. Bijakarshanika
  577. Bijapuraka
  578. Bijavapi
  579. Bilva
  580. Bilvaka
  581. Bilvakatirtha
  582. Bilvala
  583. Bilvapandura
  584. Bilvapatra
  585. Bilvapatrika
  586. Bilvasthali
  587. Bilvateja
  588. Bilvi
  589. Bimba
  590. Bindu
  591. Binducakra
  592. Binduchakra
  593. Binduga
  594. Bindukara
  595. Binduketu
  596. Bindumadhava
  597. Bindumat
  598. Bindumati
  599. Bindupada
  600. Bindupitha
  601. Bindusara
  602. Bindusaras
  603. Bodha
  604. Bodhapa
  605. Bodhatmaka
  606. Bodhayana
  607. Bodhidruma
  608. Bodhisattva
  609. Bodhya
  610. Bradhnashva
  611. Brahma
  612. Brahma-muhurta
  613. Brahmabala
  614. Brahmabali
  615. Brahmabhaga
  616. Brahmacari
  617. Brahmacarin
  618. Brahmacarini
  619. Brahmacarya
  620. Brahmachari
  621. Brahmacharin
  622. Brahmacharini
  623. Brahmacharya
  624. Brahmada
  625. Brahmadana
  626. Brahmadanda
  627. Brahmadatta
  628. Brahmadeva
  629. Brahmadeyasuta
  630. Brahmadhana
  631. Brahmadhata
  632. Brahmadina
  633. Brahmadurga
  634. Brahmagargya
  635. Brahmaghosha
  636. Brahmaha
  637. Brahmahatti
  638. Brahmahatya
  639. Brahmahrada
  640. Brahmahutam
  641. Brahmaja
  642. Brahmajit
  643. Brahmajnana
  644. Brahmajyoti
  645. Brahmakala
  646. Brahmakalpa
  647. Brahmakhya
  648. Brahmakshetra
  649. Brahmakunda
  650. Brahmalaukika
  651. Brahmaloka
  652. Brahmamalina
  653. Brahmamedhya
  654. Brahman
  655. Brahmana
  656. Brahmanacchamsi
  657. Brahmanachchhamsi
  658. Brahmaṇaputra
  659. Brahmaṇaspati
  660. Brahmanavacana
  661. Brahmanavachana
  662. Brahmanda
  663. Brahmani
  664. Brahmanjali
  665. Brahmaṇya
  666. Brahmapada
  667. Brahmaparshva
  668. Brahmapata
  669. Brahmapeta
  670. Brahmapralaya
  671. Brahmapura
  672. Brahmapurana
  673. Brahmapureyaka
  674. Brahmarakshasa
  675. Brahmarata
  676. Brahmaratra
  677. Brahmarshi
  678. Brahmasadana
  679. Brahmasana
  680. Brahmasara
  681. Brahmasaras
  682. Brahmasatra
  683. Brahmasavarni
  684. Brahmashila
  685. Brahmashirsha
  686. Brahmasira
  687. Brahmasthana
  688. Brahmastra
  689. Brahmasuta
  690. Brahmasutra
  691. Brahmasva
  692. Brahmatanvi
  693. Brahmatirtha
  694. Brahmatunga
  695. Brahmaudanagni
  696. Brahmavadin
  697. Brahmavaha
  698. Brahmavaivartapurana
  699. Brahmavan
  700. Brahmavana
  701. Brahmavaraha
  702. Brahmavarta
  703. Brahmavartta
  704. Brahmaveda
  705. Brahmavedhya
  706. Brahmavidya
  707. Brahmavishnushivatmika
  708. Brahmavit
  709. Brahmavrata
  710. Brahmavriksha
  711. Brahmayajna
  712. Brahmayoni
  713. Brahmeshu
  714. Brahmi
  715. Brahminisha
  716. Brahmishtha
  717. Brahmisiddhi
  718. Brahmodanagni
  719. Brahmopadesha
  720. Brahmopeta
  721. Brahmottara
  722. Brahmovidhi
  723. Brahmya
  724. Brhadshukra
  725. Briahadratha
  726. Bributaksha
  727. Bridhnashva
  728. Brihaccapa
  729. Brihachchapa
  730. Brihadakshaya
  731. Brihadanta
  732. Brihadanu
  733. Brihadashva
  734. Brihadatma
  735. Brihadbala
  736. Brihadbalika
  737. Brihadbanu
  738. Brihadbhaja
  739. Brihadbhanu
  740. Brihadbhasa
  741. Brihadbrahma
  742. Brihaddhala
  743. Brihaddhaladhvaja
  744. Brihaddhanu
  745. Brihaddhvani
  746. Brihaddyumna
  747. Brihadgarbha
  748. Brihadgira
  749. Brihadgiri
  750. Brihadguru
  751. Brihadikshu
  752. Brihadishtha
  753. Brihadishu
  754. Brihadishuvamsha
  755. Brihadjihva
  756. Brihadkarma
  757. Brihadkaya
  758. Brihadkirti
  759. Brihadkshana
  760. Brihadkshatra
  761. Brihadraja
  762. Brihadrana
  763. Brihadratha
  764. Brihadsama
  765. Brihaduktha
  766. Brihadukthasaineya
  767. Brihadukthya
  768. Brihadutta
  769. Brihadvana
  770. Brihadvapu
  771. Brihadvasu
  772. Brihadvati
  773. Brihadvisha
  774. Brihadvishnu
  775. Brihadvishva
  776. Brihadya
  777. Brihadyasha
  778. Brihajjyoti
  779. Brihaka
  780. Brihangira
  781. Brihanmana
  782. Brihanmantra
  783. Brihanmaya
  784. Brihanmedas
  785. Brihannala
  786. Brihanta
  787. Brihaspati
  788. Brihaspatisava
  789. Brihat
  790. Brihatbhanu
  791. Brihati
  792. Brihatkalpa
  793. Brihatkanti
  794. Brihatkarma
  795. Brihatkarman
  796. Brihatkatha
  797. Brihatkaya
  798. Brihatketu
  799. Brihatkirti
  800. Brihatkshatra
  801. Brihatputra
  802. Brihatratha
  803. Brihatrupa
  804. Brihatsama
  805. Brihatsaman
  806. Brihatsena
  807. Brihatshloka
  808. Brihatshukla
  809. Brihatsthana
  810. Brihatta
  811. Brihatva
  812. Brihatvaksha
  813. Brindavana
  814. Budbuda
  815. Buddha
  816. Buddhaghosa
  817. Buddhajanmamaha
  818. Buddhavastha
  819. Buddhavatara
  820. Buddhi
  821. Buddhikama
  822. Buddhindriya
  823. Buddhisankirna
  824. Buddhism
  825. Budha
  826. Budhna
  827. Budhyakarshinika
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