Kushadvipa, Kuśadvīpa, Kusha-dvipa: 9 definitions
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Kushadvipa has 7 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Kuśadvīpa can be transliterated into English as Kusadvipa or Kushadvipa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kuśadvīpa (कुशद्वीप):—(kuśa + dvīpa) m. Name eines der 7 grossen Dvīpa [Mahābhārata 13, 673.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 198. fg.] evaṃ surodādbahistaddviguṇaḥ svamānenāvṛto ghṛtodena yathā pūrvaḥ kuśadvīpo yasmiṃkuśastambo devakṛtastaddvīpākhyākaro jvalana ivāparaḥ svaśaṣparociṣā diśo virājayati [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 20, 13.] — Vgl. 1. kuśa,e.
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Kuśadvīpa (कुशद्वीप):—[Oxforder Handschriften 39,b,32. 41,a,36. 338,b,8.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kuśadvīpa (कुशद्वीप):—m. Nomen proprium eines der 7 grossen Dvīpa und auch = kumudadvīpa ([VP.².2,129] ).
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The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 37 - Bhuvanakośa: Evolution of the Universe < [Section 2 - Kaumārikā-khaṇḍa]
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Chapter 14 - The Greatness of Catussamudra < [Section 1 - Avantīkṣetra-māhātmya]
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 14 - The race of Priyavrata < [Section 2 - Anuṣaṅga-pāda]
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The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
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