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n. Hinduism
Shiva's wife and the benevolent manifestation of the mother goddess Devi.

[Sanskrit Pārvatī, from pārvatī, mountain stream, from parvataḥ, mountain; see per- in Indo-European roots.]


(Hinduism) Hinduism goddess consort of the god Siva, associated with mountains
[from Sanskrit: the mountain-dwelling one]
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Noun1.Parvati - wife of Siva and a benevolent aspect of Devi: Hindu goddess of plentyParvati - wife of Siva and a benevolent aspect of Devi: Hindu goddess of plenty
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Naught he found too lofty, none he saw too low-- Parbati beside him watched them come and go; Thought to cheat her husband, turning Shiv to jest-- Stole the little grasshopper and hid it in her breast.
From her breast she plucked it, Parbati the thief, Saw the Least of Little Things gnawed a new-grown leaf
A couple of bridges, vehicles, machinery and other equipments at the under construction Parbati Hydro Electric Project have been washed away.
I eh know who she make child for, but they say is some married man she throw she self on," Parbati explained.
Still stunned by news that Kumar Pun had given his life for Britain on Thursday, his wife Parbati was told on Friday she and his children could be ordered out of the UK next year.
New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): The Indian Air Force team on Sunday rescued and evacuated 19 members of the Army Mountaineering Expedition team from the Pin Parbati pass in Himachal Pradesh with the help of Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) Dhruv.
Yet within 24 hours, heartless penpushers in Whitehall, safe behind their desks, had told his wife Parbati and her two small daughters that they face being kicked out of Britain.
Tenders are invited for Electrical works of auditorium in administrative building for parbati iii power station
In 1999 he wed childhood sweet- heart Parbati, but she was not allowed to come to Britain to live with him until 2006, when their daughter Klaudine was three.
Tenders are invited for Supply fabrication erection fixing of main gates barricades for workshop area and barricade of generating units at el 974 of power house of parbati iii power station
Tenders are invited for Printing supply and fixing of glow sign boards in power house of parbati iii power station
Joanna Lumley and Gurkha kukri With Parbati and their children in a family portrait Wife Parbati's UK visa runs out next September