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Words beginning with B

Baddha : बध्ध : બદ્ધ
Bound
 
Bādhak : बाधक : બાધક
Impairing; hindrance
 
Bahir-mukha : बहिर्मुख : બહિર્મુખ
Outward
 
Bandha : बंध : બંધ
A special kind of exercise performed in prānāyāma which aids the prāna to seal within the body. The three main bandha are
1) jālandhar bandha (in which head is bent forward and chin is pressed against the chest),
2) uddiyāna bandh (in which stomach muscles are pulled inwards) and
3) mula bandha (in which anus is pulled inwards).
 
Bhagavān : भगवान : ભગવાન
Lord; one who is endowed with these six attributes, namely knowledge (jnān/gyān), strength (bala), lordship(aishvarya), potency (shakti), virility (virya) and splendour (tejas)
 
Bhāgavata : भागवत : ભાગવત
One of the purāna, Vaishnava’s revered Book elaborating on Lord Krishna
 
Bhāgya : भाग्य : ભાગ્ય
Fate; fortune
 
Bhajan : भजन : ભજન
Devotional song
 
Bhakta : भक्त : ભક્ત
Devotee
 
Bhakti : भक्ति : ભક્તિ
Devotion
 
Bhārata : भारत : ભારત
Ancient name of India
 
Bhartruhari : भर्तुहरि : ભર્તૃહરિ
King and famous Sanskrit poet who wrote Niti, Shringar and vairāgya shatak
 
Bhāsa : भाषा : ભાષા
Language
 
Bhasma : भस्म : ભસ્મ
Ash
 
Bhastrikā : भस्त्रिका : ભસ્ત્રિકા
A breathing exercise where the air is drawn in and out like bellows
 
Bhautika : भौतिक : ભૌતિક
Earthly; mundane
 
Bhāv : भाव : ભાવ
Emotion
 
Bhāvanā : भावना : ભાવના
Mental feeling
 
Bhaya : भय : ભય
Fear
 
Bheda : भेद : ભેદ
Difference
 
Bhedabhāv : भेदभाव : ભેદભાવ
View of difference
 
Bhikshā : भिक्षा : ભિક્ષા
Alms
 
Bhinna : भिन्न : ભિન્ન
Different
 
Bhoga : भोग : ભોગ
Pleasure
 
Bhogya : भोग्य : ભોગ્ય
Object of enjoyment
 
Bhokta : भोक्ता : ભોક્તા
Enjoyer
 
Bhrama : भ्रम : ભ્રમ
Illusion
 
Bhrānti : भ्रांति : ભ્રાંતિ
Delusion
 
Bhumi : भूमि : ભૂમિ
Earth
 
Bhuta : भूत : ભૂત
Elements (five elements are earth, water, fire, air, and space
 
Bhuvana : भुवन :ભુવન
Universe
 
Bindu : बिंदु : બિંદુ
A dot
 
Bodha : बोध : બોધ
Knowledge
 
Brahmā : ब्रह्मा : બ્રહ્મા
The creator of the universe
 
Brahmacharya : ब्रह्मचर्य : બ્રહ્મચર્ય
Celibacy
 
Brahma-gnān : ब्रह्मज्ञान : બ્રહ્મજ્ઞાન
Knowledge about the self
 
Brahma-muhurta : ब्राह्ममूहुर्त : બ્રાહ્મમુહૂર્ત
Early morning time considered to be the best for worship
 
Brahamānda : ब्रह्मानंद : બ્રહ્માનંદ
The joy of being one with the supreme reality, brahma
 
Brahma-randhra : ब्रह्मरंध्र : બ્રહ્મરંધ્ર
Aperture in the head through which soul may leave body upon death
 
Brahma-sutra : ब्रह्मसूत्र : બ્રહ્મસૂત્ર
Ancient book containing Briefs from the teaching of Upanishad
 
Buddhi : बुध्धि : બુદ્ધિ
Intellect
 
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