Definition of amrit in English:


Syllabification: am·rit
Pronunciation: /ˈəmrit
(also amrita /əmˈrētə/)


  • A syrup considered divine by Sikhs and taken by them in religious observances.
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    • The candidates for initiation drink some of the amrit from the same bowl, and have it sprinkled on their eyes and hair.
    • The amrit that it holds symbolizes the divine consciousness, which is the true source of immortality.
    • Kumbh is inherently, and fundamentally, spiritual; it is all about amrit, the meeting of three waters, an act of faith, a phenomena of transcendence.


from Sanskrit amṛta 'immortal'.

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