They are also known as ‘Essences of Water’ as many are water nymphs.
At the last count there were 35 million of them, so to complement the chorus line they could also appear as part of the scenery in the form of clouds, rainbows, butterflies and graceful animals. Even monkeys.
Article last updated on 29 January 2014
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "APSARAS: Spirits of Happiness from Indian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 29 Jan. 2014. Web. 24 July 2014.