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Apsarā

John Bowker

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

Published in print January 2000 | ISBN: 9780192800947
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727221
Apsarā

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(Skt., ‘move in water’).

The dancers in Indra's svarga (heaven) in Hinduism. They are frequently depicted in Hindu relief

Reference Entry.  34 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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