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Samjna

Samjna is the wife of the sun Surya. She could not bear the heat of the sun so she substituted Chaya. In other accounts Samjna is called Tvastri. According to the Sanskrit Cologne Dictionary under Vivasvat and Yama Vivasvat + Sarunya = Yama Vivasvat + Samjna = Yama Vaivasvata =7th Manu Vivasvat + Savarna = (Manu) Savarni = 8th Manu
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