- a person who worships Shakti as the wife of Shiva.
Origin of Shakta
From the Sanskrit word śākta pertaining to Shakti
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- a Hindu sect worshipping female goddesses represented by the vulva
C19: from Sanskrit. See Sakti
- Hinduism a devotee of Sakti, the wife of Siva
from Sanskrit śākta concerning Sakti