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Root Meaning of the Sanskrit Alphabet

a The first sound, Vishnu, Krishna, Shiva, Brahma, Indra, Soma, Vayu, Agni, Sun, Yama, the lifebreath, the formless God, absolute existence, beginningless, a symbol of knowledge and energy, Kala, Vasanta, Pranava, a happy man, a tortoise, a battle, the female quarters in a palace, Uma, sacrifice, negation. á Used for comparison, recollection, root word for maya; it removes depression, brings hope, fulfillment of materialistic desires, names and fames, sharpens the intellect and talent. i Relative existence, one hundred, a symbol of movement, the seed-syllable (bija) for Agni.

í Kamadeva, Lakshmi, to go, to pervade, to wish, to eat, to beg, gives success in life, the seedsyllable (bija) for the nectar of immortality (amrita), giver of energy (shakti-dayaka). u Pervasive, contained or progressive existence, to sound, to make noise, to roar, Shiva, Brahma, the seed-syllable (bija) for marana-uchhatana (a tantric spell), gives strength. ú Shiva, Moon, Protector, has hypnotic power.

^ Calling, ridicule, to give, to move, to go, to rise, to gain, to display, to attack, a symbol of prosperity, the seed-syllable (bija) for riddhi (material achievement), it gives quick evolution and prosperity. ý Terror, reproach, censorship, compassion, protection, pride, the seed-syllable (bija) of Bhairava (another name for Lord Shiva). ø Earth, mountain, mother of gods, helpful for self-knowledge, makes introvert, gives experience of Truth. øø A mother, a divine woman.

e To come, to approach, to submit, Vishnu; a symbol of stillness, or can also indicate movement (in other contexts); the seed-syllable (bija) that gives strength, health, and removes obstacles. ai o Shiva, the seed-syllable (bija) for Saraswati (goddess of knowledge), gives success. Brahma, a sacred syllable, gives fulfillment to desires, prosperity, beauty and youthfulness.

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Kubera. vehemence in union. soft touch or impact. wind. Vishnu. Shiva. a jackal's tail. a sign of danger. womb. to fill. light. protector. Yama. horse. Tail. Goer. impact or action. Vishnu. air.Apsra-The Celestial Nymph Yahoo Groups òa ta tha da dha na pa pha ba bha ma ya ra la Knowledge. cloth. supreme spirit. end. forty. a wicked man. completion. strong action in rest. touch. strong. barley. love. hard. sweetness. ça Cutter. pride. Shiva. repose. Varuna. moon. wise. lightning. action. Thin. soft. wife. Yama. reverence. sa Snake. gift. auspiciousness residence. . weapon. thief. Shiva. carriage. loss. forcible. arm. mover. fruitful. käa Destruction. love. äa Best. leaf. Indra. rest. undivided. identical. virtue. conciliation. Fire. breast. Narasimha. ocean. egg. fifty. sleep. moon. Brahma. empty. Drinking. destroying. manifest existence. formula. meditation. The planet Venus. destruction. impact. Time. Vishnu. heaven. finality. the shadow-planet Rahu. ego. gentle but effective relation. error. water. union. jewel. a kind of disease. poison. union. high mind. restrain. praised. contact. dying. blood. possession. certainty. water jar. vibration. Placing. sky. strong. mystical rite. force. mountain. Shiva. nectar. play. desire. Brahman. body. pride. http://www. limitation. Buddha. air. air. Giving. heat. not. nipple. disappearance. knowledge. Mountain.Courtesy . relation. ha Shiva. no. evident.freewebs. addressing. guarding. war. fear. unwearied. tiger. Varuna. water. va Powerful. Obvious. final emancipation. paradise. embracing. granting. destroyer. horse. possessive action. kindly relation. yawning. fame.

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