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


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

The specific time range this day-part refers to is 05:12–06:00 and has Auspicious qualities.

Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

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