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- There are eighteen Mahapuranas (including the Bhagavata purana, Shiva purana, Brahma purana, and Padma purana), 18 Upapuranas, the two Itihasas (historical epics) – Ramayana and Mahabharata, as well as the various Sthalapuranas (local folk ...
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- Inaugurating the meeting, DN Chakravartty, former president of the Guwahati Sabita Sabha, dwelt at length on the primal position of Srimad Bhagawat among the 18 Puranas and another 18 Upa-puranas. He said that Srimad Bhagawat had enriched the ...
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Upapuranas is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Upapuranas books and related discussion.