Sanskrit word of the day

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Jan 01, 2017 7:40 pm

yugapat srishti [yuguput sr^shti]: simultaneous creation

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Postby David N. Snyder » Mon Jan 02, 2017 4:59 pm

adhishtana [udhishthaan]: substratum

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Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Jan 03, 2017 8:47 pm

adhyaropa [udhyaarop]: superimposition

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Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Jan 03, 2017 8:48 pm

yogarudha [yogaaroodh]: one who has attained yoga

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Postby David N. Snyder » Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:11 am

advaita [udvait]: non-duality; incorrectly termed monism; a system of thought and a vedantist sect founded by Shankara

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Postby David N. Snyder » Thu Jan 05, 2017 4:38 pm

yoga marga(s) [yog maarg]: yogic path(s)

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 06, 2017 4:15 pm

adya [aadyaa]: primordial; original

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Jan 07, 2017 4:02 pm

yama [ ]: self-control; the first rung in the ladder of eightfold yoga (abstention from lying, killing, theft, lust, covetousness etc.); also, the god of death (Yama)

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yaga [yaag]: ritualistic sacrifice

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agami (a. karma) [aagaami karm]: actions of the present life expected to bear fruit in future births

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Postby David N. Snyder » Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:22 pm

vyavahara satya [vyuvuhaar sutya]: phenomenal existence

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Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:13 am

aham [uhum]: embodied self; soul; the ego; the sense of "I"

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:40 pm

vyashti [vyushti]: part

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bahir pranayamam [buhir praanaayaam]: external breath regulation

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:40 am

vac (vak) [vaac]: speech

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:09 pm

chaitanya [chaitunya]: consciousness

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:09 pm

udana [udaan]: one of the vital airs, having its seat in the neck, controlling the intake of food and air

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dahara vidya [duhuraa vidyaa]: contemplation of the deity in the heart

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:10 pm

tadakaranilai [tudaakaarunilai]: abiding in the form of That (the Self)

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 13, 2017 11:11 pm

eka [ek]: one


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