Pronounced Pron. Vash-ish(Mauritian Creole) [key]
Other Forms FormsVashisht, Vashistha
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Meaning & History
Variant of Vashisht, which is a varaint of Vashistha. In Hinduism, Vashistha is one of the Saptarishis (seven great Rishis) in the seventh, i.e. the present Manvantara, or age of Manu. Vashista is a manasputra (mind-son) of Brahma.