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Hari

Hari (Devanagari: हरि " the one who forgives all sins") is a primary god in Hinduism who is an aspect of Vishnu The terms Hari and Vishnu are almost used interchangeably. He is described as having the dark complexion of water-filled clouds and having four arms. He is depicted as a pale blue being, as are his incarnations Rama and Krishna. He holds a padma (lotus flower) in his lower left hand, the Kaumodaki gada (mace) in his lower right hand, the Panchajanya shankha (conch) in his upper left hand and the discus weapon considered to be the most powerful weapon according to Hindu Religion Sudarshana Chakra in his upper right hand and also have a bow named as sharanga and due to which he is sometimes named as sharangapani (hari) in Bhagvad Gita. Om precedes all else as in Om Namah Shivaya, Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevaya, Om Namo Narayanaya. But only Hari precedes Om in the form of Harih om or Harih om tat sat.

The word Hari is widely used in later Sanskrit and Prakrit literature, Hindu, Buddhist, Jain and Sikh religions. It appears as 650th name of Vishnu in the Vishnu sahasranama of the Mahabharata and hence rose to special importance in Hindu Vaishnavism.

Hari (Afghanistan)

The Heray Rud River ( Dari: هری رود Hari Rūd, Heray Rūd, i.e. "Herat River") is a river flowing from the mountains of central Afghanistan to Turkmenistan, where it disappears in the Kara-Kum desert forming the Tejend oasis. Rud means "river" in Persian.

In Turkmenistan it is known as the Tejen or Tedzhen river and passes close to the city of Tedzhen. Old books call it the Hari Rud. To the Ancient Greeks it was known as the Arius. In Latin, it was known as the Tarius.

Hari (disambiguation)

Hari is a color adjective with strong religious symbolism in Hindu religion.

It may also refer to:

Hari (director)

Hari is a Tamil film director, best known for his action- masala films. , he has directed 13 films.

Hari (singer)

Jeong Sung-kyung (born February 6, 1990), also known by her stage name Hari, is South Korean recording artist. She rose to prominence after her single, Gwiyomi, became internet phenomenal in early 2013. She is signed under Dandi Recordz.

Hari (actor)

Harikeshan Thampi, stage name Hari, is an Indian actor and dubbing artist best known for his work in Malayalam cinema. He has acted in more than 50 films and dubbed for almost 1000 films.

Thampi made his debut in the Malayalam film Raja Harishchandra as Lohithakshan, son of Raja Harishchandra. Later he switched roles to be a dubbing artist. He lent his voice for Chiranjeevi in 60 films and all of them were super hits. Nagarjjuna, Krishna, and Mohan Babu were identified with his voice in Telugu. Ambareesh, Vishnuvarddan and Malayalam actors Sankar, Shanavas, Captain Raju, and Devan also benefited from the flexibility of his vocal cords.

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary

Usage examples of "hari".

Hari had appealed to Cleon to bring to Trantor five individuals of just that political breed, the ruthless, cHarismatic tyrant.

She had recently bribed full citizenship for herself and them out of a crooked city clerk and an even crookeder undermagistrate, none of which would ever have happened had Gahbros not been off at the bidding of that asshole of a barbarian, Hari of Danyuhlz.

On his way in, Hari had tried the usual downcaste whispering gallery, casually questioning doormen, security, secretarieseven that smug worm Gayle Keller.

Milo and Aldora tried to farspeak Bili last night, Hari, and they could neither of them range his mind.

Milo and Mara Morai, Blind Hari of Krooguh and the chiefs of all the clans sat their horses on the narrow thread of beach which marked the very tip of the peninsula, surf-foam lapping at the forehoofs of their mounts.

Just below the crest of the hill, Bili halted his command and, along with Hari and Taros, who would captain the right and left wings, bellied into the thicket which concealed Whitetip and the other cat.

Loeche impassable, the father and his three sons go away and leave the house in charge of the old guide, Gaspard Hari, with the young guide, Ulrich Kunsi, and Sam, the great mountain dog.

But the servantAndre, Hari thought his name might bestill hovered expectantly at his elbow.

Hari had asked Cleon to allow him to interview the five tyrants, and perform certain reasonably non-intrusive psychological and medical procedures.

I like pardoning known backstabbers no better than Hari, but I also can appreciate Lord Milo's position.

In those days, Hari Seldon foresaw the decline of Imperial power and the eventual barbarization of the entire Galaxy.

For one thing, our Mata Hari bitched about the poor quality of the local coffee but regularly drank it.

The last two days had been so unutterably boring, and he had been away for so long from his instruments and team of mathists, that Hari Seldon welcomed the brief blanknesses provided by short naps.

I say again, what of those issues unresolvedthe decidability of the fate of humankind, the success of the blessed Hari Seldon?

Then the groupMilo, Mara, Kuk, Hari, Mai, Sam Tchahrtuhz, Aldora, and the two catswaited for one or both to regain consciousness.