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Vaiswanara

Vaiswanara. Now Vaisvanara is a Danava -- a giant-demon,* whose daughters Puloma and Kalaka are the mothers of numberless Danavas (30 millions), by [[Footnote(s)]] ------------------------------------------------- * He is thus named and included in the list of the Danavas in Vayu Purana; the Commentator of Bhagavata Purana calls him a son of Danu, but the name means also "Spirit of Humanity." http://www.sacred-texts.com/the/sd/sd2-1-22.htm
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