Abhishek (given name)

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Abhishek अभिषेक
Gender Male
Language(s) Nepali
Bengali
Hindi
Marathi
Sanskrit
Telugu
Origin
Word/name Sanskrit
Meaning Abhisheka, "consecration", "anointment"
Region of origin Nepal
India
Other names
Alternative spelling Abishek

Abhishek (Devanagari: अभिषेक abhiśek) is a Hindu given name that has its roots in the Sanskrit word abhiśeka. It denotes a method of worship in Hinduism and Buddhism.[1][better source needed] The conceptual meaning is related to purification or cleansing, symbolized by the actual puja jatmkritual.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Meaning of Abhishek". Stardust Family.