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How many Shiva Sahasranama is there in Mahabharata, Purana, Agama, Tantra?

How many versions of Shiva Sahasranama is there in Mahabharata, Purana, Agama, Tantra ? Send all with exact location...
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What is the source of this Sanskrit Shloka?

This Sanskrit shloka on Mathematics has intrigued me and I would like to know the source of this shloka. था शिखा मयूराणां नागानां मणयो यथा। तद्वद् वेदांगशास्त्राणां गणितं मूर्ध्नि संस्थितम्॥ The ...
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Where are these Lord Shiva stotras and mantras from?

There are many popular songs with these lyrics, the first one seems to be called Namaskaratha Mantra. What is the meaning if Namaskaratha? And where all these stotras and mantras from? Also these ...
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What is the Venkateswara Suprabhatam?

M S Subbalakshmi's rendering of the Venkateswara Suprabharam ("Kausalya supraja rama ...") is very famous. But who composed it? Is it recited at Tirupati Venkateswara temple every morning to ...
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Where does shubhasya sheeghRam come from?

I have heard it is from the Ramayana, specifically Ravana's deathbed advice to Lakshmana. But it appears, from the answer to an HSE question on what Ravana told Lakshmana, that the Valmiki Ramayana ...
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What is the source of the verse, which says "yataḥ kṛṣṇastato dharma"?

I found an interesting verse in the answer provided by Sanatana darshan to the following question (What is the source of the verse "yato dharmastato jayaḥ"?). It says "yato dharmastataḥ ...
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What is the source of the verse "yato dharmastato jayaḥ"?

The emblem of the supreme court of India bears the following inscription. यतो धर्मस्ततो जयः (yato dharmastato jayaḥ) What is the source of this verse? Wikipedia says it is Mahabharata. But does not ...
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Reference for slokam "aho yashode tava balakoyam"

Can someone please give a reference to the following slokam? aho yashode tava balakoyam grude gruhe (39:23 in this video)
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How to pronounce this sloka?

I found this sloka online and I think there are some misspellings or mistakes in this version: Pathaya vaa patale , Sthapaya vaa sakala Bhuvana samraye | Matha thava pada yugalam , munchami naiva ...
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What is the Source for "Ekam EvA dviteeyam brahman" Mantra

I'm finding Source for "Ekam EvA dviteeyam brahman" Mantra.
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What is the source of "VishvAdhiko Rudro Maharshi" (विश्वाधिको रुद्रो महर्षिः)?

I'm finding Source for "VishvAdhiko Rudro Maharshi" Mantra. विश्वाधिको रुद्रो महर्षिः VishvAdhiko Rudro Maharshi
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Can anyone provide me correct Hanuman Dwadashnaam stotram verses and source of this stotram?

Can someone please provide the Hanuman Dwadashnaam stotram verses in sanskrit and the source of this stotram?
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The source of the saying Smruthi changes with time?

I have heard this so many times by the word of mouth and read it many times, from sources I can't remember, that Shruthi remains constant but Smruthi changes with time. What is the source of this? ...
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What is the source of these verses from Adi Shankaracharya Sanskrit movie?

There is this beautiful couple of verses which are sung at the climax of Adi Shankaracharya Sanskrit Movie. This is a metaphorical depiction of dialogue between Shri Adi Shankaracharya and ...
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What is the source of shloka: "Daivadhinam Jagat sarvam, mantradhinam tu daivatam Tan mantram brahmanadhinam, brahmano mama devata"

What is the source of shloka: "Daivadhinam Jagat sarvam, mantradhinam tu daivatam Tan mantram brahmanadhinam, brahmano mama devata" Alternatively देवाधीनं जगत सर्वे, मंत्राधीना च देवता, ...
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What is the source of the phrase "Satyamev Jayate"?

"Satyamev Jayate" is a very famous phrase. What is the source the phrase "Satyamev Jayate"?
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Can you give me Grhya Sutra 1.22.0, Grhya-Sutra 3.4.4, Grhya, Sutra 2.22.9?

Professor Kashi Nath Upadhyaya in his "Early Buddhism and Bhagavadgita" page 16-19 says Evidences for the existence of the MB after the 1st century A.D. are too numerous and too well known ...
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Is Brahman the source of ALL scripture? [closed]

One poster cites Sankaracharya as "Brahman is the source, i.e. the cause of the great body of Scripture, consisting of the Ṛg-veda and other branches" Is Brahman the source of all scripture, ...
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Origin of Shiva aavahan mantra?

The Shiva Aavahan mantra recites: शिव आह्वाहन मंत्र ॐ मृत्युंजय परेशान जगदाभयनाशन । तव ध्यानेन देवेश मृत्युप्राप्नोति जीवती ।। वन्दे ईशान देवाय नमस्तस्मै पिनाकिने । आदिमध्यांत रूपाय मृत्युनाशं करोतु ...
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