Barhişmatī

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Barhismati, BarhismatI, Barhishmati


  1. blazing; possessing the sacred Kuśa grass
  2. pure; pious; radiant; sacred; illuminated
  3. the daughter of Viśvakarmā, the wife of Priyavrata, and the mother of Uttama, Tāmasa and Raivata (Bhāg, Pur.).