Atiratha: 15 definitions
Atiratha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Atiratha (अतिरथ):—(ati + ratha) m. ein ausgezeichneter Kämpfer zu Wagen [Duaupadīpramātha 8, 28.] [Rāmāyaṇa 2, 1, 20. 6, 36, 46. 79, 7.] ikṣvākūṇāmatirathaḥ [1, 6, 2. 6, 4, 20.] dhanvī rathastho tiratho tivīraḥ [35, 10.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Atiratha (अतिरथ):—m. grosser Kriegsheld.
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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Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section CLXXIII < [Uluka Dutagamana Parva]
Section CLXVI < [Uluka Dutagamana Parva]
Section CLXXII < [Uluka Dutagamana Parva]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Ramayana of Valmiki (by Hari Prasad Shastri)
Chapter 112 - The Lamentations of Bibishana < [Book 6 - Yuddha-kanda]
Chapter 14 - Bibishana blames the Attitude of Ravana’s Courtiers < [Book 6 - Yuddha-kanda]
Chapter 28 - Shuka in his turn enumerates the Enemy < [Book 6 - Yuddha-kanda]
List of Mahabharata people and places (by Laxman Burdak)