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Trimurti

trinity of supreme divinity in Hinduism; personifies cosmic creation/maintenance/destruction: Brahmā (creator), Viṣṇu (preserver), Śiva (destroyer); arose in the Puranic period as a synthesis of orthodox Brahmanism with Śaivism, Vaiṣṇavism, & Śāktism
Trimurti

The Hindu trinity of three gods (Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva) may be referred to as Trimurti.

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