BHAKTI


BHAKTI
   this term means DEVOTION
   it denotes movements within Indian RELIGIONS, especially HINDUISM, which emphasize the love of GOD or GODS. Bhakti is the loving submission of the believer to the deity as a means of GRACE and SALVATION. The HARE KRISHNA MOVEMENT is probably the best known Bhakti movement in the West.

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  • Bhakti — (Sanskrit, f., भक्ति, bhakti, Hingabe, Liebe) bezeichnet im Hinduismus im weiteren Sinne Liebe zu einem personalen Gott (Ishtadevata), und im engeren Sinne die Andachtspraxis einer betont emotionalen Hinwendung zu einem personalen Gott. Seit dem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • BHAKTI — Dérivé de la racine bhaj , partager, bhakti désigne en Inde la sorte de dévotion qui fait participer le fidèle à la personne et à l’essence de la divinité qu’il adore. Une amitié caractérise, dans cette atmosphère, les rapports du dieu et de ses… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • bhakti —    Bhakti (SANSKRIT bhaj, to adore, honor, worship) is a central spiritual path in Hinduism, involving devotion to and service of the chosen deity.Vedic tradition, the chief religious practice of Hinduism from around 1500 B.C.E. to roughly… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • bhakti — [buk′tē] n. [Sans bhaktí , lit., a share < bhájati, (he) distributes < IE base * bhag , to allot: see PHAGOUS] Hinduism personal devotion to a particular deity …   English World dictionary

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  • Bhakti — El bhakti es un movimiento religioso hinduista que enfatiza el amor de un devoto por su Dios. A diferencia de la doctrina advaita (Dios es ‘no diferente’ de las almas), el bhakti es dualista: supone una relación dual entre el creyente y la deidad …   Wikipedia Español

  • bhakti — /buk tee/, n. Hinduism. 1. selfless devotion as a means of reaching Brahman. Cf. jnana, karma (def. 1). 2. (cap.) a popular religious movement centered around the personal worship of gods, esp. Vishnu and Shiva. Cf. Saiva, Vaishnava. [1825 35; <… …   Universalium

  • bhakti — loving devotional service to Śrī Kṛṣṇa. The word bhakti comes from the root bhaj, which means to serve (see bhajana); therefore the primary meaning of the word bhakti is to render service. Śrī Rūpa Gosvāmī has described the intrinsic… …   The Bhaktivedanta encyclopedia

  • Bhakti — La Bhakti (devanāgarī: भक्ति)[1], l adoration, l Amour de Dieu ou piété, la dévotion ou le service de pur amour envers Īśvara (le seigneur suprême en sanskrit), est l une des composantes essentielles de l hindouisme. Le bhakti yoga (la voie de l… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bhakti — Movimiento devocional de Asia meridional, sobre todo en el hinduismo, que enfatiza el amor de un devoto a su dios personal. En contraste con el advaita, el bhakti asume una relación dual entre el devoto y su deidad. A pesar de que Visnú, Shiva y… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bhakti TV — Infobox TV channel name = Bhakti TV launch = August 30, 2007 country = India headquarters = Hyderabad, Andhra pradesh, IndiaBhakti TV is a devotional channel in Telugu which caters to the people of all religions. It is a sister channel of NTV. It …   Wikipedia


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