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# an epithet for Śani (Saturn) (V.B. Sańhitā); a son of Bharata (V. Rām.); the comon Indigo (Indigofera tinctoria); a mountain; (fem: asitā) – a daughter of Vīraņa and wife of Dakşa (Hv. Pur.); another name for the river Yamunā.   
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# an epithet for Śani (Saturn) (V.B. Sańhitā); a son of [[Bharata]] (V. Rām.); the comon Indigo (Indigofera tinctoria); a mountain; (fem: asitā) – a daughter of Vīraņa and wife of [[Dakşa]] (Hv. Pur.); another name for the river Yamunā.   
  
 
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Revision as of 06:43, 26 March 2011

By Jit Majumdar


  1. not white; unbound
  2. dark; night; dark blue; black
  3. an epithet for Śani (Saturn) (V.B. Sańhitā); a son of Bharata (V. Rām.); the comon Indigo (Indigofera tinctoria); a mountain; (fem: asitā) – a daughter of Vīraņa and wife of Dakşa (Hv. Pur.); another name for the river Yamunā.