noun Hindu Mythology.
Words nearby amrita
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The gods churned the surface of the sea to make the Amrita Cup, the cup of the water of life.The Astronomy of the Bible|E. Walter Maunder
That supreme being commanded that the ocean should be churned for amrita.
The Indian tree of life was supposed to "sweat" amrita just as the incense trees of Arabia produce the divine life-giving incense.
In India the amrita, the god's food of immortality, was sometimes regarded as the sap exuded from the sacred trees of paradise.
But Vishnu assumed a bewitching female form, and so charmed the Asuras that they presented the amrita to that fair woman.