Bhāratī

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Bharati, BhAratI, Bhaarati


  1. (fem.) descendant of Bharata; belonging to Bharata
  2. meritorious; virtuous; knowledgeable
  3. a goddess identified with Sārasvatī (Ŗg Veda); the land of Bharata (India) personified as a goddess.