Saktism

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Saktism worship of Shakti as the wife of Shiva
    • n Saktism a Hindu sect worshiping Shakti
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Usage

In literature:

Saktism and the worship of Rama and Krishna, together with many less conspicuous cults, all entered Brahmanism in this way.
"Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3)" by Charles Eliot
I treat of Tantrism and Saktism in another chapter.
"Hinduism And Buddhism, Volume II. (of 3)" by Charles Eliot
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