Yajñopavita

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Yajnopavita, YajJopavita, Yajyopavita


Yajñopavita literally means what is worn during a sacrifice’.


References

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