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Definition of Yama

Yama
Yama Ya"ma, n. [Skr. yama a twin.] (Hindoo Myth.) The king of the infernal regions, corresponding to the Greek Pluto, and also the judge of departed souls. In later times he is more exclusively considered the dire judge of all, and the tormentor of the wicked. He is represented as of a green color, with red garments, having a crown on his head, his eyes inflamed, and sitting on a buffalo, with a club and noose in his hands.

Meaning of Yama from wikipedia

- Yama (Devanagari: यम) or Yamarāja (यमराज), is a deity of death, dharma, the south direction, and the underworld who predominantly features in Hindu and...
- Yama (Sanskrit: यम), also known as Kala, and Dharmaraja is the Hindu god of death and justice, responsible for the dispensation of law and punishment of...
- misplaced vowels or missing conjuncts instead of Indic text. The Yamas (Sanskrit: यम, romanized: Yama), and their complement, the Niyamas, represent a series of...
- In East Asian and Buddhist mythology, Yama (Chinese: 閻魔/閻摩; pinyin: Yánmó; Wade–Giles: Yen-mo) or King Yan-lo/Yan-lo Wang (Chinese: 閻羅王; pinyin: Yánluó...
- "The Yama Yama Man" was a comical song for the Broadway show The Three Twins, published in 1908 by M. Witmark & Sons with music by Karl Hoschna and lyrics...
- Eboshi-yama (Nanae, Hokkaidō), 703m Eboshi-yama (Ichinoseki, Iwate), 1109m Eboshi-yama (Shiwa, Iwate), 719m Eboshi-yama (Yuzawa, Akita), 954m Eboshi-yama (Kosaka...
- Look up yama, Yama, yamá, yàmá, or यम in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Yama is a Hindu and Buddhist deity of death, dharma, the south direction, and...
- Yāma is the third of the six heavenly worlds of the desire realm in Buddhist cosmology. It is located between Trāyastriṃśa and Tu****a. This world is variously...
- names, such as Watanabe-san, but the Sino-****anese reading of the character yama (山, "mountain") used in Sino-****anese compounds. In Nihon-shiki and Kunrei-shiki...
- Ganina Yama (Russian: Га́нина Я́ма, "Ganya’s Pit") was a 6 ft (2 m) deep pit in the Four Brothers mine near the village of Koptyaki, 15 km (10 miles) north...