Dhatri




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  • Title Dhatri 
    Short Title WIKI.Dhatri 
    Author Wiki 
    Publisher wikipedia 
    Call Number http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dhatri 
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  • Dhatri
    The Earth
    God of Health, Magic and Domestic Tranquility
    AffiliationDevi, Parvati, Bhudevi, Prithvi
    AbodeVishnuloka, Dyuloka
    PlanetSun
    ConsortVishnu, Dyaus

    In Hinduism, Dharitri (also Dharti) (Sanskrit - earth) mother earth, is a name for Parvati in Lalita sahasranaama. It is also one of the names of the solar deity, one of the Adityas.[1] He is also a god of health and domestic tranquility. He can be invoked (at least in spirit) in tantra or magic by drawing tantras and chanting Vedic hymns. Often invoked during major yagnas such as Ashwamedha yagna.

    References

    1. ^ John Muir. Original Sanskrit Texts on the Origin and History of the People of India, Their Religion and Institutions, Volume 2. p. 106.


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