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Which name means "knowledge" in Sanskrit: Veda or Upanishad?




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Answer: Veda

The name Veda - which denotes a sacred Hindu book - means "knowledge" in Sanskrit. Upanishad denotes a series of Sanskrit literary treatises. It derives from the Sanskrit upa-nishad, a sitting down beside" (from upa, near to, and ni-shad, sit or lie down.

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