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Vali Vali was king of Kishkindha, a son of Indra and the elder brother of Sugriva. He was killed by an arrow from Rama which pierced 7 trees in the process. It is said that Vali was reborn as the hunter Jara who killed Lord Krishna by his arrow in the Dwapara Yuga. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vali_(Ramayana) Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary: vali (cf. {bali} and {valI}) f. (once m.) a fold of the skin , wrinkle MBh. Kav. &c. (cf. {tri-v-}) a line or stroke made with fragrant unguents on the person the edge of a roof. sulphur a partic. musical instrument 271 valI f. = {vali} , a fold , wrinkle MBh. Kav. &c. a wave . 272 vAli 1 m. (also written {bAli}) = {vAlin}N. of a monkey of a Muni Cat. cf. http://www.salagram.net/sugriva.htm
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