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What is name of tiger in vedic-age? Is he present in rig-veda?
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Adding on to other answers, both vyAghra and siMgha are mentioned the Chandayoga Upanishad (6.10.2). evam eva khalu somyemāḥ sarvāḥ prajāḥ sata āgamya na viduḥ sata āgacchāmaha iti \ ta iha ...

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Was it really Indra who killed Trishiras or was it someone called Trita?
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The other answer is not totally correct. The Zoroastrian equivalent of Trita is actually Thrita (which makes much more sense etymologically). We can see this parallel in Rigveda 10.99.6: The ...

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