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What does Upanishad mean?

Asked by Topperlearning User 28th May 2014, 9:18 AM
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The word 'Upanishad' consists of three syllables. 'Upa' means near, 'ni' means down and 'shad' means to sit. Hence, Upanishad means 'to sit at the feet of the Guru (teacher) to receive the teaching'.

  

Answered by Expert 28th May 2014, 11:18 AM
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