- the legendary Aryan sage who introduced the Vedas to southern India.
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Agastya: Let them prepare the altar, let them light the fire in front!Sacred Books of the East
And Agastya also (with that wealth) did all that his wife Lopamudra had desired.
(iv) The Tamraparni rises on either side of a fine conical peak known as Agastiar-malai or Agastya's hill.Chaitanya's Life And Teachings
Krishna das Kaviraja
There on that mountain is the asylum of Agastya abounding in fruits and roots and water.
And obtaining her as wife, Agastya addressed Lopamudra, saying, "Cast thou away these costly robes and ornaments."