- the beverage of immortality.
- the immortality conferred by this beverage.
Origin of amrita
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Examples from the Web for amrita
Being as destructive as the poison which was created during the churning of the Amrita.Russian Fairy Tales
W. R. S. Ralston
The Tree of Immortality is the Amrita, the only monopoly of the gods.
That supreme being commanded that the ocean should be churned for amrita.Indian Myth and Legend
Donald Alexander Mackenzie
She was brought forth on churning the ocean to produce the amrita, or drink of immortality.Nala and Damayanti and Other Poems
Henry Hart Milman
To find the submerged Amrita it was necessary to uproot Mandar and use it to churn the ocean.
- the ambrosia of the gods that bestows immortality
- the immortality it confers
from Sanskrit amrta immortal, from a- without + mrta death
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