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Taraka

Taraka Taraka son of Vajranaka Tārakā is also a female Daitya, daughter of the Yaksha Suketu or of the demon Sunda, and mother of Maricha. She was changed into a Rakshasi by Agastya Tārakā (or Tārā) was the second wife of Hindu God Brihaspati, God of planet Jupiter. According to the Puranas, Chandra, the moon-God, carried her off, which led to a great war between the gods and the Asuras http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taraka Taraksuran nistAraka Surapadma, Simhamukha, Taraka tAraka Taraka Tarakamaya uttAraka 3 Children Taarakaaksha, Kamalaaksha, Vidyunmaali
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