Purana glossary, starting with ‘n’

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The Purana glossary, starting with the letter “n”, contains 807 definitions, select a phrase below for the definitions and references.

  1. Na
  2. Nabala
  3. Nabhaga
  4. Nabhagarishta
  5. Nabhahsthala
  6. Nabhakanana
  7. Nabhas
  8. Nabhasa
  9. Nabhashri
  10. Nabhasvan
  11. Nabhasvati
  12. Nabhasya
  13. Nabhasyashri
  14. Nabhi
  15. Nabhicakra
  16. Nabhigupta
  17. Nabhoda
  18. Nabhoddishta
  19. Nacciyar
  20. Nacciyarkoyil
  21. Nacika
  22. Naciketa
  23. Naciketas
  24. Nacina
  25. Nada
  26. Nadagiri
  27. Nadamaya
  28. Nadanadi
  29. Nadarupa
  30. Nadashrova
  31. Nadatmika
  32. Nadayana
  33. Nadayaniya
  34. Nadi
  35. Nadicakra
  36. Nadija
  37. Nadijangha
  38. Nadika
  39. Nadini
  40. Nadinilayana
  41. Naditata
  42. Naditira
  43. Nadvala
  44. Nadvalamanu
  45. Naga
  46. Nagadanta
  47. Nagadantamaya
  48. Nagadantamayi
  49. Nagadatta
  50. Nagadbheda
  51. Nagadhanvana
  52. Nagadhanvatirtha
  53. Nagadhipa
  54. Nagadrishtivisha
  55. Nagadvipa
  56. Nagagiri
  57. Nagahara
  58. Nagakanya
  59. Nagakesara
  60. Nagakula
  61. Nagakuta
  62. Nagaloka
  63. Nagamukha
  64. Naganatha
  65. Nagapadi
  66. Nagapasha
  67. Nagapura
  68. Nagara
  69. Nagarani
  70. Nagarastri
  71. Nagaratirtha
  72. Nagari
  73. Nagarjuna
  74. Nagasahvaya
  75. Nagasakshaka
  76. Nagasattama
  77. Nagashaila
  78. Nagashata
  79. Nagashreshtha
  80. Nagashri
  81. Nagastra
  82. Nagatirtha
  83. Nagatma
  84. Nagatmaja
  85. Nagavadhu
  86. Nagavana
  87. Nagavati
  88. Nagavithi
  89. Nagavithya
  90. Nagayajnopavita
  91. Nagayajnopavitaka
  92. Nagda
  93. Nagendramoksha
  94. Nagesha
  95. Nageshaganesha
  96. Nageshavighnesha
  97. Nageshavinayaka
  98. Nageshvara
  99. Nageya
  100. Nagna
  101. Nagnadaya
  102. Nagnajit
  103. Nagnajita
  104. Nagnajiti
  105. Nagodbheda
  106. Nagottama
  107. Nagrihu
  108. Nahusa
  109. Nahushi
  110. Naidhruva
  111. Naidunda
  112. Naigamesha
  113. Naigameya
  114. Naika
  115. Naikabahu
  116. Naikabhrica
  117. Naikajihva
  118. Naikaprishtha
  119. Naikarupa
  120. Naikarupatva
  121. Naikashi
  122. Naikavaktra
  123. Naila
  124. Naimisha
  125. Naimishaka
  126. Naimishakunja
  127. Naimishalaya
  128. Naimisharanya
  129. Naimisheya
  130. Naimittika
  131. Naimittikakalpa
  132. Naimittikapralaya
  133. Naimittikapratisancara
  134. Naimittikapratisarga
  135. Nairiti
  136. Nairṇika
  137. Nairrita
  138. Nairriti
  139. Naishadha
  140. Naishreyasa
  141. Naishthiya
  142. Naitunda
  143. Naivedya
  144. Naivedyasamarpana
  145. Naka
  146. Nakai
  147. Nakapattinam
  148. Nakaprishtha
  149. Nakavan
  150. Nakhadyuti
  151. Nakhavan
  152. Nakhendu
  153. Nakramukha
  154. Naksha
  155. Nakshatra
  156. Nakshatra-taradya
  157. Nakshatracakra
  158. Nakshatrakalpa
  159. Nakshatramana
  160. Nakshatramandala
  161. Nakshatrapurusha
  162. Nakshatrayoga
  163. Nakta
  164. Nakula
  165. Nakulavatra
  166. Nakuleshatirtha
  167. Nakuli
  168. Nakulisha
  169. Nakuraya
  170. Nala
  171. Nalakalaka
  172. Nalakalika
  173. Nalakubara
  174. Nalaraja
  175. Nalasetu
  176. Nalatantu
  177. Nalayani
  178. Nalayiraprabandham
  179. Nali
  180. Nalika
  181. Nalikeraphala
  182. Nalikoccaya
  183. Nalini
  184. Nalopakhyanaparva
  185. Nalu
  186. Nalva
  187. Nama
  188. Namabhrit
  189. Namahshabda
  190. Namahshivaya
  191. Namakarana
  192. Namakarshanika
  193. Namaskara
  194. Namasyu
  195. Namaya
  196. Nambutiris
  197. Namini
  198. Nammaḻvar
  199. Namuci
  200. Nanabharana
  201. Nanabhushana
  202. Nanadesha
  203. Nanadhatu
  204. Nanadravya
  205. Nanadruma
  206. Nanagabhu
  207. Nanagana
  208. Nanakarman
  209. Nanakrida
  210. Nanalankara
  211. Nanalila
  212. Nanalilakara
  213. Nanamani
  214. Nanapakshin
  215. Nanaprakara
  216. Nanaratna
  217. Nanarupa
  218. Nanasampad
  219. Nanashcarya
  220. Nanashringa
  221. Nanatala
  222. Nanavadya
  223. Nanavahana
  224. Nanavakya
  225. Nanavastra
  226. Nanavastu
  227. Nanavatara
  228. Nanavesha
  229. Nanaveshadhara
  230. Nanavidha
  231. Nanavriksha
  232. Nanavyanjana
  233. Nanayudha
  234. Nanda
  235. Nandabhadra
  236. Nandagokula
  237. Nandagopa
  238. Nandaka
  239. Nandakamukha
  240. Nandala
  241. Nandana
  242. Nandanavasa
  243. Nandanodaradundubhi
  244. Nandaprayaga
  245. Nandashrama
  246. Nandatithi
  247. Nandavraja
  248. Nandavrata
  249. Nandayaniya
  250. Nandendu
  251. Nandi
  252. Nandigrama
  253. Nandika
  254. Nandikesha
  255. Nandikeshvara
  256. Nandikunda
  257. Nandimukha
  258. Nandini
  259. Nandipurana
  260. Nandisha
  261. Nandishabda
  262. Nandishena
  263. Nandishvara
  264. Nandivardhana
  265. Nandivega
  266. Nandiyasha
  267. Nantipura
  268. Nantipuravinnakaram
  269. Nanyadrik
  270. Napita
  271. Napta
  272. Napumsaka
  273. Nara
  274. Naraca
  275. Narada
  276. Naradadhyani
  277. Naradagamanaparva
  278. Naradapurana
  279. Naradavaca
  280. Naradeshvara
  281. Naradeva
  282. Naradi
  283. Naradiyapurana
  284. Naradopadesha
  285. Naradurga
  286. Narah
  287. Naraiyur
  288. Naraka
  289. Narakantaka
  290. Narakasura
  291. Narakriti
  292. Naramedha
  293. Naramitra
  294. Naranarayana
  295. Naranarayanas
  296. Naranarayanau
  297. Narantaka
  298. Nararashtra
  299. Narasimha
  300. Narasimhavatara
  301. Narasimhi
  302. Narastri
  303. Naravahana
  304. Naravahanadatta
  305. Naravarman
  306. Narayana
  307. Narayanakala
  308. Narayanakula
  309. Narayanapriya
  310. Narayanapura
  311. Narayanasaras
  312. Narayanashrama
  313. Narayanasthana
  314. Narayanastramokshaparva
  315. Narayanavarmamantra
  316. Narayani
  317. Narayaniya
  318. Narendra
  319. Nari
  320. Narikavaca
  321. Narikela
  322. Narishyanta
  323. Naritirtha
  324. Nariya
  325. Narmada
  326. Narmadanikata
  327. Narmadeshvara
  328. Nartaka
  329. Nartaki
  330. Nasa
  331. Nasatya
  332. Nasatyau
  333. Nashadacara
  334. Nashin
  335. Nashini
  336. Nashta
  337. Nashtadhi
  338. Nashtum
  339. Nashvara
  340. Nashvarabhoga
  341. Nasika
  342. Nasikhya
  343. Nata
  344. Nataka
  345. Natakeya
  346. Natanga
  347. Natarupa
  348. Nataskandha
  349. Nateshvara
  350. Natha
  351. Natotinataka
  352. Natotippattu
  353. Natunatu
  354. Natvali
  355. Natyaveda
  356. Nau
  357. Naubandhana
  358. Naukarni
  359. Nava
  360. Navabrahmana
  361. Navacandra
  362. Navadeshika
  363. Navadha
  364. Navadurga
  365. Navagrahamakha
  366. Navagva
  367. Navahimapatotsava
  368. Navakanyaka
  369. Navakoti
  370. Navaksha
  371. Navamasa
  372. Navami
  373. Navamivarata
  374. Navanaka
  375. Navananda
  376. Navanga
  377. Navanidhi
  378. Navanita
  379. Navanitadhenu
  380. Navanitalinga
  381. Navanitamaya
  382. Navanitamayalinga
  383. Navannavidhana
  384. Navarashtra
  385. Navaratha
  386. Navaratnas
  387. Navaratri
  388. Navasamvatsara
  389. Navasamvatsara Mahotsava
  390. Navasarga
  391. Navatala
  392. Navatantu
  393. Navati
  394. Navatikoti
  395. Navavaktra
  396. Navavarsha
  397. Navavithya
  398. Navavyuharcana
  399. Navay
  400. Navina
  401. Navinayauvana
  402. Navyashrama
  403. Naya
  404. Nayaka
  405. Nayaki
  406. Nayana
  407. Nayanagni
  408. Nayanambuja
  409. Nayanar
  410. Nayapala
  411. Nemi
  412. Nemicakra
  413. Nemihamsapada
  414. Nemikrishna
  415. Nepala
  416. Nepalakambala
  417. Nepalapitha
  418. Neshta
  419. Neshtri
  420. Netishya
  421. Netra
  422. Netraka
  423. Netrakona
  424. Netranta
  425. Netrasamudbhuta
  426. Netravan
  427. Netrayugma
  428. Netrodbhava
  429. Nibhrita
  430. Nibida
  431. Nica
  432. Nicaknu
  433. Nicandra
  434. Nicaya
  435. Nicira
  436. Nicita
  437. Nida
  438. Nidagha
  439. Nidana
  440. Nidanajna
  441. Nidanta
  442. Nidarshaka
  443. Nidarshana
  444. Nidata
  445. Nidesha
  446. Nidhana
  447. Nidhaya
  448. Nidhi
  449. Nidhidarshana
  450. Nidhriti
  451. Nidhruva
  452. Nidra
  453. Nigarhara
  454. Nighna
  455. Nihara
  456. Nihata
  457. Nihatya
  458. Nihira
  459. Nihsamshaya
  460. Nihsanga
  461. Nihsara
  462. Nihsarya
  463. Nihspriha
  464. Nija
  465. Nijadhriti
  466. Nijakarman
  467. Nijalila
  468. Nijamandira
  469. Nijananda
  470. Nijanga
  471. Nijapuri
  472. Nijarupa
  473. Nijarupata
  474. Nijasampad
  475. Nijashrama
  476. Nijasthana
  477. Nijavidya
  478. Nikama
  479. Nikara
  480. Nikata
  481. Niketa
  482. Niketana
  483. Nikharva
  484. Nikharvata
  485. Nikhata
  486. Nikhila
  487. Nikhilajagat
  488. Nikhilakarman
  489. Nikritaja
  490. Nikriti
  491. Nikrunta
  492. Nikshara
  493. Nikshepa
  494. Nikshubha
  495. Nikumbha
  496. Nikumbhaka
  497. Nikumbhanabha
  498. Nikumbhila
  499. Nikunja
  500. Nila
  501. Nilabja
  502. Niladri
  503. Nilagala
  504. Nilagiri
  505. Nilagriva
  506. Nilaka
  507. Nilakantha
  508. Nilakukshi
  509. Nilakunda
  510. Nilakuta
  511. Nilalohita
  512. Nilamata
  513. Nilamatapurana
  514. Nilamrittika
  515. Nilamukha
  516. Nilanalina
  517. Nilanjana
  518. Nilaparvata
  519. Nilapataka
  520. Nilarudra
  521. Nilarudramantra
  522. Nilashaileya
  523. Nilaskandha
  524. Nilattinkaltuntam
  525. Nilavamsha
  526. Nilavat
  527. Nilayanakrida
  528. Nili
  529. Nilini
  530. Nilotpala
  531. Nimajjana
  532. Nimantrana
  533. Nimesha
  534. Nimesharahita
  535. Nimi
  536. Nimilita
  537. Nimishakshetra
  538. Nimitta
  539. Nimloca
  540. Nimlocani
  541. Nimloci
  542. Nimna
  543. Nimnagama
  544. Nimroci
  545. Ninada
  546. Ninda
  547. Nindakara
  548. Nindana
  549. Nindita
  550. Ninravur
  551. Nipa
  552. Nipapriya
  553. Nipata
  554. Nipatita
  555. Nipatithi
  556. Nipuna
  557. Nirabhasa
  558. Nirahara
  559. Nirajana
  560. Nirajita
  561. Nirakam
  562. Nirakara
  563. Nirakula
  564. Niralamba
  565. Nirali
  566. Niraloka
  567. Niramarda
  568. Niramaya
  569. Niramitra
  570. Nirananda
  571. Niranjana
  572. Nirantara
  573. Nirapa
  574. Nirarthaka
  575. Nirashraya
  576. Nirasya
  577. Nirata
  578. Niratala
  579. Niravadya
  580. Niravagraha
  581. Niravinda
  582. Niraya
  583. Nirbaddha
  584. Nirbhara
  585. Nirbhaya
  586. Nirbhita
  587. Nirdesha
  588. Nirdosha
  589. Nirdvandva
  590. Nirghata
  591. Nirghosha
  592. Nirghrina
  593. Nirghushta
  594. Nirgrantha
  595. Nirguna
  596. Nirgundi
  597. Nirgundikusuma
  598. Nirgundipushpa
  599. Nirhayu
  600. Nirhrada
  601. Niriha
  602. Nirihaka
  603. Nirikshamana
  604. Nirjana
  605. Nirjara
  606. Nirjhara
  607. Nirlajja
  608. Nirlipta
  609. Nirmala
  610. Nirmalai
  611. Nirmalata
  612. Nirmama
  613. Nirmamsavaktra
  614. Nirmaya
  615. Nirmita
  616. Nirmocana
  617. Nirmoha
  618. Nirmoka
  619. Nirmukta
  620. Nirnida
  621. Nirrita
  622. Nirriti
  623. Nirudara
  624. Nirukta
  625. Nirupadhi
  626. Nirupadrava
  627. Nirutsuka
  628. Niruttara
  629. Nirvaha
  630. Nirvaira
  631. Nirvak
  632. Nirvaktra
  633. Nirvana
  634. Nirvanarati
  635. Nirvanaruci
  636. Nirvanata
  637. Nirvighna
  638. Nirvikalpaka
  639. Nirvikara
  640. Nirvikaravat
  641. Nirvikarin
  642. Nirvindhya
  643. Nirvinna
  644. Nirvishesha
  645. Nirvrita
  646. Nirvriti
  647. Niryantra
  648. Nisa
  649. Nisarga
  650. Nishada
  651. Nishadanaresha
  652. Nishadavan
  653. Nishadha
  654. Nishadhadhipati
  655. Nishadhana
  656. Nishadhashva
  657. Nishadhavamshakarta
  658. Nishakara
  659. Nishangi
  660. Nishata
  661. Nishatha
  662. Nishcala
  663. Nishcara
  664. Nishcaya
  665. Nishcira
  666. Nishcita
  667. Nishcitya
  668. Nishcyavana
  669. Nishiddha
  670. Nishitha
  671. Nishithadipa
  672. Nishka
  673. Nishkala
  674. Nishkama
  675. Nishkriti
  676. Nishkriya
  677. Nishkulada
  678. Nishkuladapura
  679. Nishkumbha
  680. Nishkuta
  681. Nishkutika
  682. Nishpapa
  683. Nishpava
  684. Nishphala
  685. Nishprakamya
  686. Nishravyavana
  687. Nishtakarman
  688. Nishtanaka
  689. Nishtha
  690. Nishthura
  691. Nishthuraka
  692. Nishthurika
  693. Nishthyunaka
  694. Nishtivi
  695. Nishumbha
  696. Nishvasa
  697. Nisita
  698. Nissheshakalpa
  699. Nissvara
  700. Nistara
  701. Nistraigunya
  702. Nisunda
  703. Nisvara
  704. Nitala
  705. Nitambhu
  706. Nitandra
  707. Nitavidushaka
  708. Nitha
  709. Niti
  710. Nitibhrit
  711. Nitigotra
  712. Nitijna
  713. Nitina
  714. Nitishastra
  715. Nitumda
  716. Nitya
  717. Nityabhoga
  718. Nityaklinna
  719. Nityananda
  720. Nityanitya
  721. Nityapralaya
  722. Nityapratisancara
  723. Nityapratisarga
  724. Nityarupa
  725. Nivara
  726. Nivarana
  727. Nivarita
  728. Nivartana
  729. Nivasa
  730. Nivasanti
  731. Nivasat
  732. Nivasin
  733. Nivasini
  734. Nivata
  735. Nivatakavaca
  736. Nivatakavacayuddhaparva
  737. Nivedana
  738. Nivedita
  739. Nivesana
  740. Niveshaka
  741. Nivit
  742. Nivita
  743. Nivriti
  744. Nivritta
  745. Nivritti
  746. Nivrittimarga
  747. Nivrittirupa
  748. Niyama
  749. Niyamastha
  750. Niyantri
  751. Niyantrita
  752. Niyata
  753. Niyatatman
  754. Niyatayu
  755. Niyati
  756. Niyoga
  757. Niyojita
  758. Niyut
  759. Niyuta
  760. Niyutsa
  761. Nodhas
  762. Nricakshu
  763. Nricakshus
  764. Nrideva
  765. Nriga
  766. Nrimahisha
  767. Nrimna
  768. Nripa
  769. Nripacakshu
  770. Nripadharma
  771. Nripakanya
  772. Nripamurti
  773. Nripanjaya
  774. Nripasambandhin
  775. Nripashreshtha
  776. Nripati
  777. Nripatisattama
  778. Nripavartta
  779. Nripeshvara
  780. Nrishad
  781. Nrishamsa
  782. Nrishart
  783. Nrisimha
  784. Nrisimhabhairava
  785. Nrisimharupa
  786. Nrit
  787. Nritya
  788. Nrityagana
  789. Nrityaka
  790. Nrityanti
  791. Nrityapriya
  792. Nrityat
  793. Nrityavisharada
  794. Nunam
  795. Nupa
  796. Nutana
  797. Nuti
  798. Nyagrodha
  799. Nyagrodharohina
  800. Nyagrodhatirtha
  801. Nyarbuda
  802. Nyasa
  803. Nyasamantra
  804. Nyasin
  805. Nyaya
  806. Nyayavid
  807. Nyuna
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