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  • Abhijit the Nakshatra vs. Abhijit the Star vs. Dhruva

    Abhijit the Nakshatra vs. Abhijit the Star vs. Dhruva

    When did the pole star Dhruva become synonymous with the constellation Abhijit? Maybe 4th canto, 9th chapter describes when this happened. However, let’s be clear about something: Dhruva and Abhijit are not entirely synonymous. Actually there are three things we can confuse: Dhruva is the pole itself: The point in the sky that does not […]