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Pratipakṣa, aka: Pratipaksha; 1 Definition(s)

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Pratipakṣa (प्रतिपक्ष).—A son of Kṣatradharma and father of*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 68. 7; Vāyu-purāṇa 93. 7.
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