Adhyatma Chintane – Issue #11: The Meaning of the Word “Ashwattaamaa”


Today let us learn the meaning of the word “Ashwattaamaa.”

Ttaamaa means to make a noise or sound.

When he was born he made a noise like that of a Ashwa (horse). So he was called Ashwattaamaa. You should know that Ashwattaamaa achar was the son of Dronacharya.

Feel free to offer your suggestion or correct any mistake in the comments section.

Naham Kartha Harih Kartha


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