Doşa

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Dosa, Dosa, Dosha


  1. evening
  2. shortcomings; weaknesses; faults
  3. one of the 8 vasus, who is the personification of the evening (Br. Pur.) (fem: doşā):
  4. night
  5. night personified as the wife of Puņpārņa and the mother of Pradoşa, Niśitha and Vyuşţa (Bg. Pur.).