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bhakta

[buhk-tuh]
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noun
  1. one who practices bhakti.
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Origin of bhakta

1820–30; < Sanskrit: devoted; akin to bhakti
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Historical Examples

  • The Ray urged, "You have saved (by your touch) many a sinner, while this king is a devotee of God and your bhakta."

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings

    Krishna das Kaviraja

  • There is none like the Master, in the three worlds, to exalt the glory of the bhakta and to soothe a bhakta's heart.

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings

    Krishna das Kaviraja

  • With folded hands he took permission of every bhakta and then mustered enough courage to fall down clasping the Master's feet.

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings

    Krishna das Kaviraja

  • Each (bhakta) sang under a different tree; Chaitanya alone danced in supreme rapture.

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings

    Krishna das Kaviraja

  • These five permanent emotions (bhb) have five different flavours, which delight the bhakta and over-power Krishna.

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings

    Krishna das Kaviraja