- noun1. a Hindu sect worshiping Shakti• Syn: ↑Shaktism• Member Meronyms: ↑Shaktist2. worship of Shakti as the wife of Shiva• Syn: ↑Shaktism
* * *Usage: usually capitalizedvariant of shaktism
* * */shuk"tiz euhm/, n. Hinduism.Shaktism.
* * *Sakˈtism or Shakˈtism noun• • •Main Entry: ↑Sakti
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