[ vuhj-ruh ]
/ ˈvʌdʒ rə /
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(in Vedic mythology) the thunderbolt of Indra.
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Example sentences from the Web for vajra
The classical keraunos is still preserved in Tibet as the dorje, which is identified with Indra's thunderbolt, the vajra.The Evolution of the Dragon|G. Elliot Smith
Bika Daikoku, a priest, with Mallet in right hand, vajra-hilted sword in left.Myths & Legends of Japan|F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis