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Gandharva(s)

W. J. Johnson

in A Dictionary of Hinduism

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780198610250
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726705
Gandharva(s)

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1 (sing.) In the Ṛg Veda a name given to an atmospheric deity, also called Viśvāvasu, associated with rain. He

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Subjects: Hinduism

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