salagrama

noun sa·la·gra·ma \ˌshäləˈgrämə\
variants: or

saligram

\ˈshäləˌgräm\ or

saligrama

\ˌshäləˈgrämə\

Definition of salagrama

plural

-s

  1. :  a fossil ammonite held by Hindus to be representative of Vishnu

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Origin and Etymology of salagrama

Sanskrit Śālagrāma, a village in ancient India


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