Sanskāra

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Sanskara, SanskAra, Sanskaara


Sanskāra literally means Sacraments.</ref>

All the sixteen saṅskāras are accepted. However, nothing need be done after cremation.


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore