SWAMI CROSSWORD 672020 (Post No.8299)

WRITTEN BY LONDON SWAMINATHAN

Post No. 8297

Date uploaded in London – 6 July 2020   

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tamilandvedas.com, swamiindology.blogspot.com

ACROSS

1.–10 letters— largest festival in the world; 20 million Hindus come to take bath in the holy Ganga river in Sangam in Uttar Pradesh.

6. -7— a sage of Puranic fame; never became angry in life; went to heaven straight.

11– 4— Star; English word Star is derived from this Sanskrit word

12. – 7—very fierce; fearful; Shiva’s dance

13. – 5—without body; an epithet of Rahu

14.– 4— rice in Sanskrit

15 – 6— human; Title of Manu’s dharma sastra

DOWN

1. — 6 letters – un married girl; In Nepal they worship a little girl as representative of goddess

2. –5— both for honey and liquor

3.– 4— acid, acidity; sour

4.—8—Guardians of 8 directions

5.– 7— feminine name; one who is happy

7.—5—one of the five vital airs such as Prana, Apana…..; also emotional utterance

8.—6—gifting of a cow; Brahmins receive it from kings.

9.—6—a gotra/ clan from Atri Maharishi

10. – 6— word for family  in many Indian languages

—SUBHAM—

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