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sarayu

sarayu
Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary 
m. air , wind L. f. N. of a well-known river (commonly called Surjoo ; on which stood the ancient city Ayodhya [cf. R. i , 5 ; 6] ; it is a tributary of the Gogra [see {gharghara}] , and in RV. is mentioned along with the rivers Sarasvati1 , Sindhu , Ganga , Yamuna1 , and Sutudri). [1182,2] 15 sarayU f. later N. of the river Sarayu (above) MBh. Ka1v. &c.
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