a city in E central Nepal, near Katmandu.
selfless devotion as a means of reaching Brahman. Compare jnana, karma (def 1). (initial capital letter) a popular religious movement centered around the personal worship of gods, especially Vishnu and Shiva. Historical Examples New Ideas in India During the Nineteenth Century John Morrison India, Its Life and Thought John P. Jones Hinduism And Buddhism, Volume […]
See under marga. any of the three ways to salvation, which are those of devotion to certain gods (bhakti-marga) of study (jnana-marga) and of actions (karma-marga)
a mild preparation of marijuana made from young leaves and stems of the Indian hemp plant, Cannabis sativa, drunk with milk or water as a fermented brew or smoked for its hallucinogenic effects. a water pipe. Historical Examples Castes and Tribes of Southern India Edgar Thurston Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton […]
a Hindu scavenger who belongs to one of the untouchable castes.