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Origin of kalpa
Words nearby kalpa
Example sentences from the Web for kalpa
The thirtieth and last praçna of the great Kalpa Sūtra of Āpastamba is a treatise of this class.
Kalpa, kal′pa, n. a day of Brahma, a period of 4320 million years.
Its position, however, within the Kalpa Sūtra of its school is not so fixed as in the two previous cases.
It forms two (26–27) of the twenty-nine chapters of the Kalpa Sūtra belonging to the school of Hiraṇyakeçin.
He creates anew when he wakes on the morning of the next Kalpa.Indian Myth and Legend|Donald Alexander Mackenzie