prakriti

[ pruhk-ri-tee ]

nounHinduism.
  1. (in Sankhya philosophy) primal matter or substance from which the physical and mental universe evolves under the influence of purusha.

Origin of prakriti

1
From the Sanskrit word prakṛti original nature

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