Indrāvarajaḥ

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By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Indravarajah, IndrAvarajaH, Indraavarajah


Gender

Indrāvarajaḥ is a masculine form.

Origin

It is derived from "indrasya avarajaḥ vāmanarūpeṇa anujaḥ" which means 'The younger brother of Indra, as Vāmana'.

Textual reference in Amara

According to Amara he was Lord Viṣṇu. Viṣṇu was born after Indra as Vāmana from Kaśyapa in the womb of Aditi. More details can be seen under the word Vāmana[1].

References

  1. Amara
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu