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यक्षिणी

A Sanskrit English Dictionary | sa  en |   | 
यक्षिणी  f. af. of यक्षि॑न्
a female यक्ष, [MBh.]; [R.] &c.
कुबेर's wife, [L.]
a sort of female demon or fiend (attached to the service of दुर्गा and frequently, like a sylph or fairy, maintaining intercourse with mortals), [W.]
यक्षिणी  f. bf. See above.

यक्षिणी [yakṣiṇī]   1 A female Yakṣa.
 N. N. of the wife of Kubera.
A certain female fiend in the service of Durgā.
sylph or fairy (holding intercourse with mortals).

Shabda-Sagara | sa  en |   | 
यक्षिणी  f.  (-णी)
1. The wife of KUVERA.
2. The wife of a Yaksha.
3. A sort of female fiend, attached to the service of DURGĀ, and frequently maintaining, like a sylph or fairy, an intercourse with mortals.
E. यक्षिन् a name of KUVERA, and ङीष् aff.

A dictionary, Marathi and English | mr  en |   | 
A female of the class of minor deities called यक्ष. These goddesses are fabled to become propitious to men who seek them by enchantments &c.

यक्षिणी n.  एक देवी, जिसके प्रसादरुप नैवेद्य के भक्षण से ब्रह्महत्या के पातक से मुक्ति प्राप्त होती है ।

Puranic Encyclopaedia  | en  en |   | 
YAKṢIṆĪ TĪRTHA   A famous sacred place situated on the borders of Kurukṣetra. By bathing at this place one's desires would be fulfilled. The place is also famous for offering worship to the Pitṛs. A visit to this place will be rewarded with the benefit of Aśvamedha Yāga. [Mahābhārata, Vana Parva, Chapter 83, Verse 23] mentions that this tīrtha was founded by Paraśurāma.

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