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Atri

Atri 5. Atri: Alioth (Aliath): Goat, Epsilon UrsMajoris. Atri is also linked with Megrz in Ursa Maior. The fifth Rsi (Atri) is the father of five Saiva tribes; and, as the only member not forming a Trikona (Triangle), Atri is Beyond Trinity. Quoted from website Sapta Rishi atri m. (for {at-tri} , fr. {ad}) , a devourer RV. ii , 8 , 5 N. of a great Rishi , author of a number of Vedic hymns (in astron.) one of the seven stars of the Great Bear ({atrayas}) pl. m. the descendants of Atri.
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