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# another name for the prajāpati [[Dakşa]], who was decapitated and had his head replaced with that of [[a]] goat by the attendants of Śiva, for causing Satī’s death at his sacrifice.   
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# another name for the [[prajāpati]] [[Dakşa]], who was decapitated and had his head replaced with that of [[a]] goat by the attendants of [[Śiva]], for causing Satī’s death at his sacrifice.   
  
 
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Latest revision as of 23:55, 15 December 2016

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Chagamukha, ChAgamukha, Chaagamukha


  1. goat-faced
  2. another name for the prajāpati Dakşa, who was decapitated and had his head replaced with that of a goat by the attendants of Śiva, for causing Satī’s death at his sacrifice.