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1a) Vanhi (वन्हि).—A son of T(D)urvasu, and father of Bharga.1 (Father of Gobhānu, Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa).2

  • 1) Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 23. 16; Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 1; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 16. 3.
  • 2) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 74. 1.

1b) A son of Kukura, and father of Viloman.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 24. 19.

1c) A son of Kṛṣṇa and Mitravindā.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa X. 61. 16.

1d) A Śivā god.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 36. 33.

1e) Also Agni (s.v.); claimed Angiras as his son; world of;1 image of, with the goat as the vāhana;2 married Svāhā and father of Skanda;3 a place of Rudra;4 supplied arrows to Arjuna;5 worship neglected in the Kali age.6

  • 1) Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 1. 40; 10. 25; 24. 4; IV. 33. 55.
  • 2) Matsya-purāṇa 261. 9-12.
  • 3) Viṣṇu-purāṇa I. 7. 27; 8. 11.
  • 4) Ib. I. 8. 7-8.
  • 5) Ib. V. 38. 24.
  • 6) Ib. VI. 1. 11 and 27.

1f) The name of the eighth kalpa.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 21. 31.

1g) (also agnis)—a class of Devas.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VI. 10. 17.
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