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GADĀ - गदा

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A weapon. An asura called Gada was born to Kaśyapaprajāpati by his wife Diti. Viṣṇu killed Gada, and Viśvakarman made a weapon with his bone. Since the weapon was made from Gada's bone it came to be known as Gadā. [Agni Purāṇa, Chapter 114].

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