Sanskrit word of the day

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:12 pm

vivechana [vivechun]: discrimination

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viveka [vivek]: wisdom; discrimination between the Real and the unreal; discriminative inquiry

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:12 pm

viyoga [viyog]: separation

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:13 pm

vritti [vr^tti]: modification of the mind; mental concept; thought-wave

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:13 pm

vyakta [ ]: the karma-bound individuality

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:14 pm

vyakti [ ]: the transient personality

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vyana [vyaan]: one of the ten vital airs, causing the circulation of the blood

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:15 pm

vyaptam [vyaaptum]: pervaded

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:15 pm

Vyasa [ ]: the great sage who wrote the Brahma Sutras

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:16 pm

vyashti [vyushti]: part

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:16 pm

vyavahara (vyavaharika) [vyuvuhaar (vyaavuhaarik)]: empirical

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vyavahara satya [vyuvuhaar sutya]: phenomenal existence

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:17 pm

sahaja nirvikalpa samadhi [suhuj nirvikulp sumaadhi]: natural state of absorption in the Self with no concepts

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paramita [purumit]: a means of crossing to the further shore, thereby entering Nirvana

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sahaja samadhi [suhuj sumaadhi]: samadhi which comes naturally and is present always

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:19 pm

paranchi khani [puraanchi khaani]: outgoing

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:21 pm

sahasradala [ ]: the thousand petalled lotus; center of illumination in crown of the head

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:21 pm

parantapa [puruntup]: Arjuna, as 'he who destroys his enemy'

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sahasrara [suhusraar]: the highest yogic center located in the brain

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Re: Sanskrit word of the day

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:23 pm

pareccha [purechchhaa; conjunct 'ch' and 'chh', pronounced with no vowel between]: by another's will


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