Apsarā

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Apsara, ApsarA, Apsaraa


  1. one who moves in the water of the clouds
  2. celestial and charming females who are eternally young, reputed for having the capacity to enchant anybody human or divine and are skilled in music, singing and dancing and lovemaking and belong to the race of the Devas and live in their abodes.