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n. Hinduism
The triad of gods consisting of Brahma the creator, Vishnu the preserver, and Shiva the destroyer as the three highest manifestations of the one ultimate reality.

[Sanskrit trimūrtiḥ : tri-, three; see trei- in Indo-European roots + mūrtiḥ, form.]


(Hinduism) the triad of the three chief gods of later Hinduism, consisting of Brahma the Creator, Vishnu the Sustainer, and Siva the Destroyer
[from Sanskrit, from tri three + mūrti form]


(trɪˈmʊər ti)

(in later Hinduism) a trinity consisting of Brahma the Creator, Vishnu the Preserver, and Shiva the Destroyer.
[1800–10; < Skt trimūrti=tri three + mūrti shape]
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Noun1.Trimurti - the triad of divinities of later HinduismTrimurti - the triad of divinities of later Hinduism
Brahma - the Creator; one of the three major deities in the later Hindu pantheon
Siva, Shiva - the destroyer; one of the three major divinities in the later Hindu pantheon
Vishnu - the sustainer; a Hindu divinity worshipped as the preserver of worlds
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91) Not only would this be the first time that a reference to a certain ruler (pati) (92) and queen (devi) of Dvaravati had been found on a stone inscription, but it would also form a rare example of the donation of an image of the Buddha as a murti, (93) a term widely used for the Hindu trimurti composed of Brahma, Visnu, and Siva.
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BJP president and PM Modi's closest aide Amit Shah, seconded to chart a master plan for polls set to take place in October, is believed to be invoking the Battle of Buxar that was fought in 1764 between the East India Company against the trimurti of Indian native rulers -- Mir Qasim the Nawab of Bengal, Shujaud- Daulah the Nawab of Avadh and Shah Alam II, the desperately weak Mughal emperor.
It is dedicated to the Trimurti [ETH] the expression of God as the Creator (Brahma), the Preserver (Vishnu) and the Destroyer (Shiva).
In his work La Grande Triade, (38) Rene Gurnon criticized the occidental attempts to assimilate Christian Trinity and Oriental ternaries, such as the Hindu Trimurti or the Far-Eastern triad of T'ien Ti Jen (Heaven-Earth-Man).
Asi como en el Hinduismo existe una Triada Hindu, la trimurti, constituida por Brahma (el creador), Visnu (el preservador) y Siva (el destructor); del mismo modo, en el Vedismo se cuenta con una triada Vedica, conformada por Agni, Indra y Surya (cfr.
Tampoco la presencia del funeral celeste tibetano o las exequias Parsi en la India, mediante las torres del silencio, mostrando, por una parte, la representacion budista de la transmigracion, asunto que reviste la creencia en la destruccion como un agente de cambio en la trimurti hindu.