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apsaras

W. J. Johnson

in A Dictionary of Hinduism

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780198610250
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726705
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A class of female divinities or spirits, often translated as ‘nymphs’, who feature in Indian religious stories from the Ṛg

Reference Entry.  161 words. 

Subjects: Hinduism

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