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By Jit Majumdar

  1. existence; the state of existence; manifestation
  2. the manifested universe; the earthly life
  3. one of the 11 Rudras (Ŗg Veda; M. Bh.); a tutelary deity (M. Bh.); a son of Kaśyapa and Surabhī (M. Bh.). another name for Śiva and Agni.