Samaj
Somaj So"maj" (s[-o]*m[aum]j"), Samaj Sa*maj" (s[.a]*m[aum]j"), n. A society; a congregation, a worshiping assembly, or church, esp. of the Brahmo-somaj. [India] [1913 Webster]

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  • Samaj — Sa*maj , n. [Hind. sam[=a]j meeting, assembly, fr. Skr. sam[=a]ja a community.] A society or congregation; a church or religious body. [India] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • samaj — /seuh mahj /, n. a Hindu religious society or movement. [1870 75; < Hindi samaj meeting] * * * …   Universalium

  • samaj — səˈmäj noun ( es) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Hindi samāj meeting, assembly, from Sanskrit samāja, from sam together + ajati he drives more at same, agent : a Hindu religious association : society …   Useful english dictionary

  • samaj — sa·maj …   English syllables

  • Arya Samaj — The flag and symbol of Arya Samaj Arya Samaj (Sanskrit ārya samāja आर्य समाज Arya Society ) is a Hindu reform movement founded by Swami Dayananda on 10 April 1875 …   Wikipedia

  • Arya Samaj in Fiji — AUM or OM is considered by the Arya Samaj to be the highest and most proper name of God. The Arya Samaj was the first religious, cultural and educational Fiji Indian organisation established in Fiji. From its inception, in 1904, it attracted the… …   Wikipedia

  • Brahmo Samaj — (Bengali ব্রাহ্ম সমাজ Bramho Shômaj ) is the societal component of Brahmoism. It is without doubt the most influential socio religious movement in the evolution of Modern ( Greater ) India. [J.N.Farquahar Modern Relgious Movements of India,(1915) …   Wikipedia

  • Arya Samaj in Mauritius — AUM or OM is considered by the Arya Samaj to be the highest and most proper name of God. Like many other countries where people of Indian origin have settled, Arya Samaj has had a great influence on the religious, social and political lives of… …   Wikipedia

  • Arya Samaj in Kenya — AUM or OM is considered by the Arya Samaj to be the highest and most proper name of God. Contents 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Brahmo Samaj — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Brahmo Samaj: Es un movimiento social y religioso fundado en el siglo XIX durante el llamado renacimiento de Bengala. Brahmo Samaj significa literalmente la sociedad de devotos del Dios verdadero. Brahmo significa… …   Wikipedia Español

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