Puruhuta-muhurta, aka: Puruhūta-muhūrta; 1 Definition(s)

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Puruhūta-muhūrta (पुरुहूत-मुहूर्त):—Name for a specific portion or phase of the day, used in ancient India during Vedic times. Puruhūta means “many offerings” and muhūrta means “division of time”, in this case, a 30th part of a day. This is the tenth muhūrta of a day.

The specific time range this day-part refers to is 13:12–14:00 and has Inauspicious qualities.

Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

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