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kalacakra Explained

kalacakra at Sanskrit => English (Monier-Williams) Of Explained:

kAlacakra

3[ kAl'a-cakra ] n. the wheel of time ( time represented as a wheel
which always turns round ) MBh. Hariv. &c.

---> a given revolution of time , cycle [ according to the Jainas ,
the wheel of time has twelve Aras or spokes and turns round once in
2000 , 000 , 000 , 000 , 000 Sāgaras of years

---> cf. [ ava-sarpiNI ] and [ ut-s° ] ]

---> the wheel of fortune ( sometimes regarded as a weapon ) R.

---> N. of a Tantra Buddh.

---> m. N. of the sun MBh. iii , 151

---> [ -jAtaka ] n. [ -prakAza ] m. N. of wks.

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