Origin of ahimsa
Examples from the Web for ahimsa
By birth I am a Vaishnavite, and was taught Ahimsa in my childhood.
The Wardha mosquitoes don't know a thing about ahimsa, 44-6 Swamiji!Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
It is firmly based on the Hindu idea of ahimsa, and hence avoids physical violence.Introduction to Non-Violence|Theodore Paullin
Generally speaking, we may observe that many Hindus partake of meat and are not, therefore, followers of Ahimsa.Indian Home Rule|M. K. Gandhi
In its positive form, Ahimsa means the largest love, the greatest charity.
British Dictionary definitions for ahimsa
Word Origin for ahimsa
Word Origin and History for ahimsa
1875, from Sanskrit ahimsa, from a "without" + himsa "injury."