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Kali Yuga

[ kuhl-ee -yoog-uh ]
/ ˌkʌl i ˈyʊg ə /
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noun Hinduism.

the fourth and present age of the world, full of conflict and sin.

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Origin of Kali Yuga

From Sanskrit
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Kaliyuga
/ (ˌkɑːlɪˈjuːɡə) /

noun

(in Hindu mythology) the fourth (present) age of the world, characterized by total decadence
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