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8 Ashtamangala

aSTamaGgala n. a collection of eight lucky things (for certain great occasions , such as a coronation &c.) e.g. a lion , a bull , an elephant , a water-jar , a fan , a flag , a trumpet , and a lamp (or , according to others , a Brahman , a cow , fire , gold , ghee , the sun , water , and a king) ; m. a horse with a white face , tail , mane , breast , and hoofs
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