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bhuvaḥ(loka)


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1 In Vedic and Purāṇic cosmology, the atmosphere, which is the realm of the sun.

2 (bhuvaḥ) (‘atmosphere’) one of the three exclamations (vyāhṛtis) to be pronounced twice daily by orthodox brahmins at the twilight (saṃdhyā) ritual.

Subjects: Hinduism.


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