From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Jit Majumdar
- shine; glow; light
- brightness; splendour; halo; beauty; glory
- the oldest daughter of Dakşa, the wife of Kaśyapa who gave birth to the race of the the daityas (M. Bh.) and the maruts (Vi. Pur.).
- The Mahabharata: Book 12 - Santi Parva By Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Elizondo Ediciones