rajasic

rajas

[ruhj-uhs]
noun Hinduism.
See under guna.

Origin:
< Sanskrit

rajasic [ruh-jas-ik] , adjective
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Main Entry:  rajasic
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  in Hindu philosophy, pertaining to rajas, the cosmic quality of movement and one of the three qualities of nature
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rajah
1555, from Hindi, from Skt. rajan "king," cognate with L. rex, O.Ir. rig "king." Related to raj "kingdom, kingship" (used from 1859 in ref. to the British dominion in India). Rajput "member of the ruling caste in northern India" (1598) is from Skt. rajaputrah "prince," lit. "king's son," from putrah
"son, boy" (cf. puerile).
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