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prokta (pravac)

declared to be, said to be

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akṣara

imperishable, indestructible

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svabhāvaḥ

instrinsic nature, self-being

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visargaḥ

creating, creative power

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udbhavaḥ

origin, production, birth

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saṃjñita

made known, called, named, termed

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kṣara

perishable, mutable

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vara

select, choicest, best

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dehabhṛta

having a body, embodied

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puruṣaḥ

the personal and animating principle in men and other beings, the soul

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antakalaḥ

endtime, death-time

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smaran

pres.act. ptc. ✓smṛ, remembering

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muktvā

having left, abandoned, given up, let go

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kalevaraḥ

the body

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bhāvita ifc.

made to become, transformed into

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sadā

always

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âiti > eti ✓i

he goes

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anusmara

2 s.imv. ✓anusmṛ, to remember

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yudhya

2 s.imv. ✓yudh, to fight

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arpita

inserted, fixed, placed in or upon

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eṣyasi

2 s.fut.act ✓i

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abhyāsa

repeated or permanent exercise, discipline, practice

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gāmin

going, moving towards

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n'|ânya|gāmin

going nowhere else

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divya

divine, heavently

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anucint; anucintayat - pres.act.caus. ptc.

to meditate, consider, call to mind

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kavi m.

poet

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purāṇa

ancient, primordial

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anuśāsitāraḥ

ruler, governor (anuśās - to rule, govern)

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anusmṛ

to remember, call to mind, meditate

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anu/aṇu adj.

fine, minute, subtle

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aṇīyas, comp.

more subtle

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dhātṛ

establisher, creator, founder supporter, arranger

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acintya

unthinkable, inconceivable, incomprehensible

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varṇaḥ

colour

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āditya

belonging to the sun

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parastāt (+ gen.)

beyond, above

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bhakti f.

devotion, worship, love

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bhrū f.

an eybrow

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madhye + gen.

between

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āviś (caus. āveśayati)

to approach, enter; caus. to cause to enter or approach

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samyak

in one direction, together; correctly, properly

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vedavid

versed in the Vedas, knowledgeable in the Vedas

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vīta

gone away, departed; free from

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yati m.

a striver, ascetic

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brahmacaryam

state of chastity, the life of a brahmacārin

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✓pravac

to proclaim, explain, commend, teach, impart

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saṃgrahena

shortly, briefly, in summary

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dvāram

door, gate

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saṃyam, saṃyacchati

to restrain, control

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hṛdi n.loc.s. hṛd (optionally substituted for hṛdaya in the gen./loc.)

in the heart

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nirudh, niruṇaddhi/nirunddhe

to hold back, hinder, shut up, confine, restrain

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mūrdhan

forehead, head

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ādhā

to place, put

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yogadhāraṇā

yogic concentration

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āsthita

staying in or on, abiding in

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vyāhṛ, vyāharati

to pronounce a sound, speak, say

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ekākṣaram

a single syllable, the syllable OM

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prayā, prayāti

to go forth; to pass away, die

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ananya

having no other (object), undistracted

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ananyacetas

giving one's undivided thought to (+ loc.)

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satatam

constantly, always, ever

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nityaśaḥ

constantily, always, ever

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upe, upeti

to approach, come near

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punarjanman

rebirth

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ālaya m./n.

house, dwelling, abode

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aśāśvata

impermanent, transient, temporary

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saṃsiddhi

complete accomplishment, perfection

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mahātman

eminent, mighty, distinguished

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bhuvanam

place of being, realm, world, abode, residence

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āvartin

returning

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ā-

near, near to, up to

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ahan (ahar in compounds) n.

day

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paryanta

extending as far as

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rātri f.

night

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vyaktā

the manifest, visible

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avyakta

unmanifest

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aharāgamaḥ

the approach of the day, daybreak

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prabhū

to spring up, arise, originate, appear, become visible

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pralī, pralīyate

to become dissolved or reabsorbed, disappear

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saṃjñaka

known as, to be known as

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bhūtagrāma/bhūtagaṇaḥ

host or multitude of living beings

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avaśa

not having one's own free will

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sanātana

eternal, perpetual, everlasting; primordial, ancient

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naśyat

perishing, being destroyed

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dhāma/dhāman n.

dwelling place, abode

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antaḥstha

being in the midst or between

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tan, VIII tanoti/tanute

to stretch, extend, spread, be diffused

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jyotis n.

light, brightness, daylight

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śuklaḥ

the bright half of a lunar month

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ayana

going, course; the sun's road north and south of the equator

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dhūmaḥ

smoke, mist

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cāndramasa

relating to the moon, lunar

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śāśvata

eternal, constant, perpetual

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sṛti f.

road, path

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jānat pres.act.ptc ✓jñā

knowing

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pradiṣṭa

pointed out, indicated, ordained, appointed

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ādya

being at the beginning, primitive, primordial