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Dhanistha


Dhanistha (very rich), is a minor Hindu goddess of misfortune, mentioned in the Puranic texts. She is a malevolent naksatra, or astral deity; daughter of Daksa and wife of Candra (Soma). A.G.H.


Source:

Jordan, Michael, Encyclopedia of Gods, New York, Facts On File, Inc. 1993, p. 63


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