Pushyaratha, Puṣyaratha, Pushya-ratha: 8 definitions
Pushyaratha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.
Pushyaratha has 6 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Puṣyaratha can be transliterated into English as Pusyaratha or Pushyaratha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Puṣyaratha (पुष्यरथ):—(pu + ratha) m. Vergnügungswagen [Amarakoṣa 2, 8, 2, 19.] [Śiśupālavadha 3, 22]; hier zugleich das Gestirn Puṣya als Wagen. — Vgl. puṣparatha .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Puṣyaratha (पुष्यरथ):—m. —
1) das Mondhaus Puṣya als Wagen. —
2) Vergnügenswagen ; richtig puṣparatha.
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