Definition of tamas in English:


Syllabification: ta·mas
Pronunciation: /ˈtəməs/

Entry from US English dictionary


(In Vedanta) the element or mode of prakriti associated with lethargy, darkness, and ignorance.

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Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal