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By Swami Harshananda
Sometimes transliterated as: Aksara, AkSara, Akshara
Akṣara literally means ‘imperishable’.
The word is also widely used to indicate the letters of the Sanskrit alphabet.
- Brhadāranyaka Upaniṣad 3.8.8, 9, 10 and 11
- Katha Upaniṣad 3.2
- Mundaka Upaniṣad 1.1.5 2.22
- Bhagavad Gītā 8.13
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore