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siddha

Line breaks: sid¦dha
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪdʌ
 
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Definition of siddha in English:

noun

Hinduism
An ascetic who has achieved enlightenment.
Example sentences
  • There are countless yogis, jnanis, tapasvis, siddhas, and rishis who dwell in the sacred realm of the Himalayas.
  • ‘Just as yogis and siddhas of ancient times, Manickavasagar spoke of scientific truths behind creation,’ says Fr. Raj.
  • Arhats, siddhas, tathagatas, bodhisattvas-those kind of realized beings are going to be very few and far between, and that's just the way it is.

Origin

Sanskrit.

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