Definition of Asvina
1. Noun. The seventh month of the Hindu calendar.
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Literary usage of Asvina
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Indian Calendar: With Tables for the Conversion of Hindu and Muhammadan by Robert Sewell, Śaṅkara Bālakr̥shṇa Dīkshita (1896)
"33 m. before the beginning of Adhika Asvina; and that the succeeding ... 20 m. after the end of Adhika Asvina. This time is approximate. ..."
2. A Forgotten Empire (Vijayanagar): (Vijayanagar) a Contribution to the by Robert Sewell, Fernão Nunes, Domingos Paes (1900)
"September 12, I 520, was the first day of the month Asvina. The New Year's festival that year took place on October 12, which corresponded to the first day ..."
3. Census of the Exact Sciences in Sanskrit by David Edwin Pingree (1994)
"... of Asvina in Saka 1747 = ca. 6 November 1825. RORI Cat. XVI 36802. 78ff. Copied in Sani. 1883 = AD 1826 from a manuscript copied in Sarn. ..."