Purnia/Purnea (Bih)

पूर्णियाँ pūrṇiyām̐ ‘Thick Forest’ [Purnea] City/District, Bihar From Skt: pūrṇa, ‘full’, ‘complete’; aranya, ‘forest’. Another suggestion is that the District gets its name from the goddess Puran Devi, a manifestation of the goddess Kali who has a temple nearby....