ahimsa - Meaning in Hindi

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Hindi: अहिम्सा


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Definitions and Meaning of ahimsa in English

ahimsa noun

  1. a Buddhist and Hindu and especially Jainist doctrine holding that all forms of life are sacred and urging the avoidance of violence.



Ahimsa is the ancient Indian principle of nonviolence which applies to all living beings. It is a key virtue in Indian religions: Jainism, Buddhism, Hinduism, and Sikhism.

अहिंसा का सामान्य अर्थ है 'हिंसा न करना'। इसका व्यापक अर्थ है - किसी भी प्राणी को तन, मन, कर्म, वचन और वाणी से कोई नुकसान न पहुँचाना। मन में किसी का अहित न सोचना, किसी को कटुवाणी आदि के द्वार भी नुकसान न देना तथा कर्म से भी किसी भी अवस्था में, किसी भी प्राणी कि हिंसा न करना, यह अहिंसा है। जैन धर्म एवं हिन्दू धर्म में अहिंसा का बहुत महत्त्व है। जैन धर्म के मूलमंत्र में ही अहिंसा परमो धर्म: (अहिंसा परम धर्म कहा गया है। आधुनिक काल में महात्मा गांधी ने भारत की आजादी के लिये जो आन्दोलन चलाया वह काफी सीमा तक अहिंसात्मक था।

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