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Anuṣtub, aka: Anushtub; 1 Definition(s)

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Anuṣtub (अनुष्तुब्).—A poetic metre;1 a horse yoked to the sun's chariot;2 from the fourth face of Brahmā.3

  • 1) Bhāgavata-purāṇa XI. 21. 41; Vāyu-purāṇa 9. 52.
  • 2) Vāyu-purāṇa 51. 64; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 22. 72; Matsya-purāṇa 125. 47; Viṣṇu-purāṇa II. 8. 5.
  • 3) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 8. 53. Viṣṇu-purāṇa I. 5. 56.
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