Jumna


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Jumna,

river, India: see YamunaYamuna
or Jumna
, river, c.850 mi (1,370 km) long, rising in the Himalayas, N India, and flowing generally SE, through the Shiwalik Range, past Delhi, to the Ganges River at Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh state; the Chambal and Betwa rivers are its main tributaries.
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Jumna

a river in N India, rising in Uttaranchal in the Himalayas and flowing south and southeast to join the Ganges just below Allahabad (a confluence held sacred by Hindus). Length: 1385 km (860 miles)
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One refers to the rituals of a Hindu death, the other to Krishna's dancing and flute-playing by the banks of the Jumna and his flirtations with the cowgirls of Vrindavan.
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James Baillie Fraser, Journal of a Tour Through Part of the Snowy Range of the Himalaya Mountains, and to the Sources of the Rivers Jumna and Ganges, 2 vols.
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