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King of Vultures

jaTAyus m. N. of the king of vultures (son of Aruna and Syeni MBh. son of Garuda R. younger brother of Sampati ; promising his aid to Rama , out of regard for his father Dasa-ratha , but defeated and mortally wounded by Ravana on attempting to rescue Sita) MBh. i , 2634 ; iii , 16043ff. and 16242ff R. i , iii f. ; N. of a mountain Va1yuP. i , 23 , 176 bdellium L.
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