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Kartarī-svastika, aka: Kartari-svastika; 1 Definition(s)

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One of the saṃyutta-hastāni (Twenty-four combined Hands).—Kartarī-svastika (crossed arrow-shafts): Kartarī-mukha hands are crossed. Usage: trees, the boughs of trees, the summit ofa hill.

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