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Term: Yuga


A Sanskrit term meaning epoch or age. There are said to be four yugas of varying duration: Satya, Treta, Dvapara and Kali. We are currently living in the Kali Yuga, which is believed to have begun in 3102 b.c.e. It will last for 432,000 years.

AUTHOR:  Donald Michael Kraig