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Five arrows of Manmatha – Names of the Five Arrows of Kamadeva

Kamadeva, the Hindu God of love, is also known as Manmatha as he came out of Brahma’s mind. He holds a flowery bow in his hand known as Pushpadhanva. He also has five arrows in his quiver. The names of the five arrows of Kamadeva are:
  1. Lambini
  2. Tapini
  3. Dravini
  4. Marini and
  5. Bodhini.
The five arrows are made of five flowers. They are:
  1. Lotus (aravinda)
  2. Ashoka
  3. Jasmine
  4. Nilotpala (blue lotus)
  5. Malayaja (sandalwood flower)
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