Swami’s English Cross word 16319 (Post No.6201)


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Date: 16 March 2019


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Post No. 6201

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ACROSS

1. – the seer who taught the Vedas again to brahmins who have migrated to various regions from the Sarasvati river basin due to a 12 year long drought. They came back after 12 years.

5. – a drum

6.– a hymn of the oldest Veda

8. – A Pancala prince who was killed by Ashwaththama in the Mahabharata war.

11. -when Agastya went to this king for wealth to satisfy his demanding wife Lopamudra, he led him to demon king Ilvala

12 – Vedic Goddess; bountiful goddess at least mentioned twice in the Rik Veda

14. – spatial, large, broad; also abbreviation of Goddess of Kasi

14. – hunter who killed Lord Krishna;also Rakshasi’s name who created Jarasandha by joining two halves of a baby; probably oldest operation of Siamese twins; also old age.

15 – wifeless, widower

16. – god

17. – Vedic Twins

18. – Buddhist goddess; word for star

19.- who caused the death of Bhishma; s/he was a transgender in Mahabharata; oldest case of sex transfer operation and oldest transgender in history

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1. – peaceful; name of girls

2. I- sister of Kunti devi ; wife of King Jayasena of Avanti

3. – sky

4. – hunter

7. – Opposing group of Pandavas in the Mahabharata war

9. the oldest etymologist and grammarian who wrote Nirukta

10. – Father of Krishna’s wife Sathyabhama

13. – no beans, name of a disease, time

–SUBHAM—

Swami’s Cross Word 13319 (Post No.6191)

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Date: 13 March 2019


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Post No. 6191

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1. – legendary king who gave us the Vikram and Vetala stories; he drove the Sakas out

10. – Disciple of Sri Ramakrishna who gave excellent lectures in English

11.– very beautiful figure

12. – army

13. – mace, a weapon

15. – arch rival of Lord Krishna who tried various ways to kill him

17. -the fragrant wood used by Hindus

21. – qualified monism propagated by Sri Ramanuja

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2. – supremacy, Superiority; one of the eight attributes of Siva

3. – poet; seer; man with perspective look

4. – elephant goad

5. -lack of wisdom; ignorance

6. – liquid

7. – honorific title of Buddha; meaning one who has come or gone

8. – non stop; without a trunk

9. – great freedom fighter who wrote the book titled Volcano, banned by the British rulers of India

10. – Word, Vedic goddess of Speech

14. Vedic God of Fire

16. – Tamil month as well as Sanskrit word for month; short sound -Black Ink

1. – Stringed instrument held by Hindu goddesses

19. – soul

20. – very much; with long sound ; the firt, original

22 – God; especially Siva

23. -unlimited splendour; used for Buddha

–SUBHAM–

SWAMI’S CROSS WORD 11319 (Post No.6183)

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Date: 11 March 2019


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Post No. 6183

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1. -mother of Duryodhana

5. -spider in Sanskrit

7. – two girl names first name means hope, desire, second name means light, splendour, Parvati

9. – far away islands are called with this word

14.- a bowed short necked , string instrument used in Punjab

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1. – another name of Godavari river; also a name of a woman who showed mercy to a snake that bit her son in a Mahabharata story

2. – gate keeper in Kailash; seated In every temple, facing Shiva

3. – Hindi and Urdu spoken in North West India

4. – means Mrs in Sanskrit

4a. Name of a woman meaning line, very important word in palmistry and Ramayana

6. – The commentary written by Vacaspati Mishra on Sankara Bhashya of Brahma Sutra; important Advaita work

8.- Name of a country ruled by Karna of Mahabharata

9. – horse, property

10. – sin; opposite of Punya

11. – enemy, lion

12. – sentiment, Nine types are there in Hindu literature

13. – property or ash of dead body.

Mahabharata Women( above)– Parvati (below)

River Godavari

–Subham–

Swami’s English Crossword 932019 (Post N0.6173)

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Date: 9 March 2019


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Post No. 6173

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1. –  First of the seven upper worlds

6. – fire sacrifice

7. – southern region; one of the 56 traditional countries of Indian sub continent

9. – one of the three impurities according to Saiva Siddhanta; illusion of I and Mine

11. – name

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1. – Krishna’s playing field

2. -Tamil spelling for one of the 27 stars with Ashada as suffix

3. – Cupid; God of Love in Hinduism

4. – deathless; eternal in Sanskrit

5. Hindu Spring Festival of colours

8. – means boat as well as the state of West India

10. – Pranava mantra

–Subham—

–subham–

SWAMI’S CROSS WORD 532019 (Post No.6156)

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Date: 5 March 2019


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Post No. 6156

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ACROSS

1—28th star
6. — soul inside us, heart, mind
7. – food
8.— yoke together body and mind
9. —art
10.— fearful

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1. — Mother of Hanumar
2. — a star name in Hindu astrology, means hand
6a. — wife of Gautama rishi
3. — state of wakefulness
4.— Second yoga in the 4 yuga cycle
5.— a rishi, a seer who found a girl brought up birds and named her bird, who became world famous of Kalidasa

–subha–


Swami’s English Cross word 232019 (Post No.6144)

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Date: 2 March 2019


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Post No. 6144

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1.Vedanta; great saint of India propagated that God and and man are not two but

4.- I / we bow

5.- Life

8. Tear, hair

7.- house, depot

10. – ploughing

11.- secret

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1.- greatest philosopher born in Kaladi, Kerala

2.- forest dweller; third stage in Hindu’s life

6.- tune, melogy in Indian music

7.- man

3.- horse chariot

Swami’s Cross word 2722019 (Post No.6130)

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Date: 27 FEBRUARY 2019


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Post No. 6130

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1. – disciple

5.—wishing , desiring in Sanskrit

6. – caste of Krishna, of Yadu

10.- injustice, unjust

11. – swallowing, drink, Gheer

13. – living on water; barley

15. – belief, religion

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1. – void

2. – god

3. – Two Babas of Shirdi and Puttaparthy have this name

4. – acidic, sourness, tamarind

7. – body part;limb; component

8. – meditation

12. – night

9. – codifier of Veda,Mahabharata

13. – banyan; long sound wind

14. – immeasurable

Swami’s Cross word 2522019 (Post No.6120)

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Date: 25 FEBRUARY 2019


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Post No. 6120

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1.– wife of King Harischandra; both of them suffered a lot

7. – that which unites or harmonises body and mind; it goes with Jnana,Bhakti and Karma

8.- red, tawny; sun

9. – garland, name of Tamil woman saint Andal

10. – untimely; used with food or death

11. – spotless; pure; name of girls

12. – more; very much, too much; though Sanskrit used in many Indian languages; a pre fix; with long soud beginning

13. – great splendour; goes with Buddha

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1. Mind, consciousness in Sanskrit

2. – wonderful; miracle

3. – sun; making day or light

4. – good health

5. -which is impossible

6. demon who tricked Agastya with his brother Vatapi

ANSWERS:__

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1.Chandramati – wife of King Harischandra; both of them suffered a lot

7.Yoga- that which unites or harmonises body and mind; it goes with Jnana,Bhakti and Karma

8.Aruna- red, tawny; sun

9.Godha- garland, name of Tamil woman saint Andal

10.Akala- untimely; used with food or death

11.Amala- spotless; pure; name of girls

12. Adhi- more; very much, too much; though Sanskrit used in many Indian languages; a pre fix; with long soud beginning

13.Amitabha- great splendour; goes with Buddha

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1.Cetas- Mind,consciousness in Sanskrit

2.Adbutam – wonderful; miracle

3.Dinakara – sun; making day or light

4.Arogyam – good health

5.Asadyam-which is impossible

6.Ilvala- demon who tricked Agastya with his brother Vatapi

–subham–

Swami’s Cross word 2222019 (Post No.6110)

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Date: 22 FEBRUARY 2019


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Post No. 6110

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1. – Krishna’s sister; Arjuna’s wife

6. – a Gotra name born out of first rishi in the Sapta rishi group

7. – god is formless

9. – last of the Pandava brothers

14. – commander, army general

15. – Sanskrit word for essence, extract, main point; used in most of the Indian languages

16. – Rig Vedic word for water

1. – auspicious and inauspicious

2. – Sun, handsome wife, master, also girl’s name

3. – famous fables of India, but not Panchatantra

4. – Cow; also name of wish fulfilling cow

5. – diet, food is Sanskrit

8. – Lord of Ayodhya

12. – ancient, bad king who died in people’s revolt; also wish, desire, longing

13. – stake, pin; (brand name of washing powder in India)

10. – poor; day; many daily newspapers have this word to mean Daily

11. -pungent, bitter; also name of the most famous Tamil king of Sri Lanka identified with Manu Neethi Choza

1.SUBHADRA- Krishna’s sister; Arjuna’s wife

6.ATREYA- a Gotra name born out of first rishi in the Sapta rishi group

7.ARUPA- god is formless

9.SAHADEVA- last of the Pandava brothers

14.SENANI- commander, army general

15.SARAM- Sanskrit word for essence, extract, main point; used in most of the Indian languages

16.AAPA- Rig Vedic word for water

1.SUBHASUBHA- auspicious and inauspicious

2.BHANU- Sun, handsome wife, master, also girl’s name

3.HITOPADESA- famous fables of India, but not Panchatantra

4.DHENU- Cow

5.AHARA- diet, food is Sanskrit

8.RAM- Lord of Ayodhya

12.VENA- ancient, bad king who died in people’s revolt; also wish, desire, longing

13.NIMA- stake, pin; (brand name of washing powder in India)

10.DINA- poor; day; many daily newspapers have this word to mean Daily

11.ELARA-pungent, bitter; also name of the most famous Tamil king of Sri Lanka identified with Manu Neethi Choza

–subham–

SWAMI’S CROSS WORD 2122019 (Post no.6102)

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Date: 21 FEBRUARY 2019


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Post No. 6102

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1. – Man lion avatar in Hindu scriptures

5. – The hymns that praise Lord Shiva in Yajur Veda. It is used in all Shiva temples during bathing the gad- abishekam

6. I- one who longs for a thing, it may be ardha/wealth

7and 7a. – enemy, lion in Sanskrit

8. – melody, tune in Music

9. – one of the nine moods/emotions showing passion or erotic feelings in Hindu dance and dramas.

10. – so be it – is said by Brahmins when all the blessings are uttered

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1. – Hell in Sanskrit; used in all Indian languages

1a. Krishna’s beloved ; symbol of devotion; symbol of non-sexual, unintentional love; Jivatma’s longing for Paramatma.

2. – One of the 27 stars; called Arcturus; girls’ name; Hindi romantic dram; South Africa’s Swaziland people speak this language.

3. – Shiva is praised as Great God in this Sanskrit word. Used as boys name

4. – One of Kamsa’s commanders; described as a snake demon.

11. (GO UPWARDS)-Goddess Lakshmi;

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ANSWERS

ACROSS

1.NARASIMHA- Man lion avatar in Hindu scriptures

5.RUDRAM- The hymns that praise Lord Shiva in Yajur Veda. It is used in all Shiva temples during bathing the gad- abishekam

6.KAAMI- one who longs for a thing, it may be ardha/wealth

7and 7a. ARI- enemy, lion in Sanskrit

8.SWAR- melody, tune in Music

9.SHRINGARA- one of the nine moods/emotions showing passion or erotic feelings in Hindu dance and dramas.

10.ASTU- so be it – is said by Brahmins when all the blessings are uttered

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1.NARAKA- Hell in Sanskrit; used in all Indian languages

1a.RADHA- Krishna’s beloved ; symbol of devotion; symbol of non-sexual, unintentional love; Jivatma’s longing for Paramatma.

2.SWATI- One of the 27 stars; called Arcturus; girls’ name; Hindi romantic dram; South Africa’s Swaziland people speak this language.

3.MAHESWAR- Shiva is praised as Great God in this Sanskrit word. Used as boys name

4.AGASURA- One of Kamsa’s commanders; described as a snake demon.

11.SRI (GO UPWARDS)-Goddess Lakshmi;