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acharya

/aˈtʃærɪə/
noun
1.
(Hinduism) a prominent religious teacher and spiritual guide
Word Origin
from Sanskrit, literally: teacher
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Contemporary definitions for acharya
noun

a learned and respected spiritual teacher or guide; a guru

Examples

An acharya teaches by example.

Word Origin

Sanskrit 'teacher'

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