These are seven extra-special Rishis — divinely-inspired writers of spiritual truths.
The Saptarishis take pride of place in the night sky as the Big Dipper in Ursa Major, which in Hinduism is known simply as Saptarishi — ‘The Seven Sages’.
Saptarishis Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Sapta-Rishis
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Wisdom
Area of expertise: Wisdom
Associated with: Ursa Major (Big Dipper)
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Article last revised on September 18, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.