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Varuna - Mitra

Varuna - Mitra The early stages of Indian Cosmology (2 Adityas, 3 Adityas, 6 Adityas) had the sequence: Mitra - Varuna Saturn - Jupiter The shift to 7 Adityas reversed this order to: Varuna - Mitra Jupiter -Saturn Cf. a similar shift in the West where Chronos (Saturn) is replaced by Zeus (Jupiter).
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