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By Jit Majumdar
Sometimes transliterated as: Balahaka, BalAhaka, Balaahaka
- that which calls forth or summons power
- thunderclap; thundercloud
- a serpent who was a member of Varuņa’s court (M.Bh.); a brother of Jayadratha the king of Sindhu (M.Bh.).