Bhānumatī

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By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Bhanumati, BhAnumatI, Bhaanumati


  1. luminous; radiant; brilliant
  2. having the light or glory of he Sun; glorious, enlightening;
  3. the daughter of King Abhibhū of Kāśī and the wife and queen of Duryodhana (M. Bh.); a wife of Sahadeva (M. Bh.); the daughter of Ańgiras (M. Bh.); daughter of Kŗtavīrya, wife of Ahamyāti and the mother of Sārvabhauma (Hari. Pur.); a daughter of king Vikramāditya (A. Kośa).