Asvina


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  • noun

Synonyms for Asvina

the seventh month of the Hindu calendar

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ones are Caitra, Vaisakha, Jyestha, asadha, sravana, Bhadra, and asvina.
any month between the synodic month of asvina and phalguna, then the
It takes place over five days covering the last three days of the Hindu month of Asvina to the second day of Karttika.
5 yuvam ha ghosa pary asvina yati, rajna uce duhita prche vam nara, bhutam me ahna uta bhutam aktave, -svavate rathine saktam arvate "Circumambulating you, o Asvins, Ghosa, the daughter of the king, said to you, 'I ask you, o heroes: be here for me by day and be here by night.
2cd pinvatam ga jinvatam arvato no / vardhayatam asvina viram asme Swell the cows; quicken our coursers; strengthen, O Asvins, the hero among us.
na samskrtam pra mimito gamistha anti nunam asvinopastuteha divabhipitve 'vasagamistha praty avartim dasuse sambhavistha uta yatam samgave pratar ahno madhyamdina udita suryasya diva naktam avasa samtamena nedanim pitir asvina tatana (RV 5.