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bhakta Line breaks: bhakta
Pronunciation: /ˈbʌktə/

Definition of bhakta in English:


A religious devotee: the glory of the bhaktas is known only to themselves
More example sentences
  • We must become like Arjuna, who became the topmost yogi and bhakta while fighting a war on the battlefield of Kurukshetra.
  • Yudhisthira is adamant: he will not abandon a bhakta.
  • The dancer described vividly the coming of Vishnu as Narasimha to protect his bhakta Prahlada.



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