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Supārśva, aka: Suparshva; 2 Definition(s)

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Supārśva (सुपार्श्व):—The seventh Tīrthaṅkara (Janism recognizer 24 such teachers or Siddhas). His colour is green (harita), according to Aparājitapṛcchā (221.5-7). His height is 200 dhanuṣa (a single dhanuṣa (or, ‘bow’) equals 6 ft), thus, roughly corresponding to 366 meters. His emblem, or symbol, is a Svastika. He is also known as Supārśvanātha

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Supārśva (सुपार्श्व):—Son of Dṛḍhanemi (son of Satyadhṛti). He had a son called Sumati. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.21.27-29)

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