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putra

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 Sanskrit term for which the traditional, but probably false, etymology is ‘preserving (tra) from the hell called Put’. It

Reference Entry.  122 words. 

Subjects: Hinduism

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