Overview

Kanyakā Purāṇa


Related Overviews

 

'Kanyakā Purāṇa' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Hinduism

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

An oral (i.e. sung) epic peculiar to the Komaṭi caste of Andhra Pradesh, telling the story of their origins, and how their caste rules were imposed by the goddess Kanyakā. Today the text is performed from a written Sanskrit version associated with the Skanda Purāṇa.

Subjects: Hinduism.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.