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Upa Puranas

3.2 The Upapuranas; 3.3 Sthala Puranas; 3.

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Puranas - Ancient Indian Texts of Knowledge and Wisdom
There are 18 main Puranas, also referred to as the Mahapuranas. There is also an equal number of subsidiary or Upa-Puranas.
Sri Devi Bhagavatam
purana it is the only purana Vedavyasa called "Maha Purana" meaning the great purana.
vocacy of a Tantrika modification of the Hindu religion by any Purana, and it has unquestionably been practised in works known as Upa-puranas.
In this arrangement, Upa-puranas form part of Puranas; Vedanta forms part of Mimamsa.
The Sunday Talk Given by Anil Kumar
Sep 6, 2009 He composed the 18 branches of the Puranas, which we now call the Upa- Puranas. PURANAS LEAD US TO LIBERATION.

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18 Years of Hinduism Radio Program in Houston
Veda Vyasa also wrote 18 puranas and 18 upa-puranas.The Bhagavad Gita has 18 chapters and the Kurukshetra war lasted 18 days.

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Upapurana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Puranas of Hinduism
There are eighteen main Puranas and an equal number of subsidiary Puranas or Upa-Puranas.
Upa-puranas and Others from the Chapter "Puranas", in Hindu
Apart from the 18 major Puranas there are an equal number of Upa-puranas. Among them are the Vinayaka Purana and the Kalki Purana.
Upapuranas - वेद Veda
Upa-puranas is the lower corpus of the puranas. The Upa-puranas are not clearly defined.
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Kurma Purana 4. Markandeya Purana 5. Skanda Purana 6.

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