Varuna


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Varuna

(vûr`o͝onə): see VedaVeda
[Sanskrit,=knowledge, cognate with English wit, from a root meaning know], oldest scriptures of Hinduism and the most ancient religious texts in an Indo-European language.
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Varuna

god over the waters. [Vedic Myth.: Leach, 1155]
See: Sea
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Devotees came with earthen pots filled with water in their hands in order to offer it to Lord 'Varuna' during the havan.
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Emirates English Speaking School: 113 for 9 (Varuna 38, Ejaz 18, Kunal Thakwani 2 for 9, Hanumant Kumar 2 for 18, Jay Joshi 2 for 21) Indian High School 114 for no loss (Jay Joshi 65 n.o, Harsheesh Gokani 40n.o).
Varuna and Salem came out to bat for the Barry Internationals and put together a fine opening partnership before Varuna was bowled by Matt Prudham for 27.
varuna were captured at varying densities depending on season (Fig.
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9,85,6 fur das himmlische Geschlecht (divyaya jdnmane), fur Indra, Mitra, Varuna, Vayu, Brhaspati; 9,109,1 fur Indra, Mitra, Pusan, Bhaga.
The find usurps the title of Kuiper belt king from another recently discovered resident, 20000 Varuna, which measures 900 km across.
In Hindu mythology, a class of divine powers, roughly divided on the basis of their identification with the forces of nature into sky, air, and earth divinities (e.g., Varuna, Indra, Soma).