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Can you name the English Words Of Indian Origin
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English is a varied and diverse language. Its vocabulary borrowed and assimilated from various other languages. The focus is on Indian subcontinent loan words that found its way into English.
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One of the seven centers of spiritual energy in the human body according to yoga philosophy
Dont let these go out of alignment!
A teacher and a guide in spiritual and philosophical matters, A mentor
An overwhelming, advancing force that crushes or seem to crush everything in its path
Comes from the word Jagannath
A transcendent state in which there is neither suffering, desire nor sense of self, and the subject feels intense pleasure
Attainted by Gautam Buddha
A learned person. A leader of prayer in Hindu worship
Typically belonging to the brahmin caste
A religious symbol representing noble qualities and good luck
Association and display of this symbol is no longer tolerated
Hindu spiritual and ascetic discipline, a part of which includes breath control, simple meditation and the adoption of specific body postures widely practiced for relaxation
The west is catching on!
A sturdy brown to light yellowish brown pant
Worn by Indian Policemen, Explorers
A liquid preparation containing soap for washing of hair
From the hindi word 'campoo'
A heavily spiced sauce or stew made with a variety of spices and meats/vegetables
A swift, long-legged wild cat of Africa and Southwest Asia, having a black-spotted fur coat
Carnivorous mammal having a long slender body with a long tail. noted for the ability to seize and kill venomous snakes
A small house or cottage usually having a single story
Middle class homes
A market consisting of a street lined with shops and stalls
Exist all over Middle East and South Asia
A boat with two parallel hulls or floats
Comes from the tamil words 'kattu' and 'maram'
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A tropical plant, which was cultivated as a source of dark blue dye
Just like the country
A game resembling hockey, played on horse back with a long handled club and a wooden ball
A stronger or different form of a deity or person
Famous movie and cartoon
The enlightened one
Obtained elightenment under the Bodhi Tree
A lush and dense lowland forest
Mowgli and Shere Khan
A paste of various wet and dry ingredients usually used as an accompaniment to a dish
Cocunut and peanuts are tasty is this form
A small letter or note
From the Sanskrit word 'lut'
A type of prayer to be repeatedly uttered, and idealogy meant to be follow rigorously
Success is close when you have this on hand
A type of clothing usually worn at night
Soft and comfy
A large southeast asian island city
The city of lions or 'simha-pura'
A social outcast
Untouchables of early Indian society
A type of large open balcony, usually attached to a house
Look at that view
A piece of fabric worn by women over the shoulders or head or wrapped around a baby.
A cyclonic storm, coming in from the ocean
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