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  1. a Hindu religious society or movement.
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Origin of samaj

First recorded in 1870–75, samaj is from the Hindi word samāj meeting
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Historical Examples

  • The age of admission to the Samaj is eighteen, and members are expected to contribute to its funds at least 1% of their income.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7


  • The object of the Samaj is to benefit the world by improving its physical, social, intellectual and moral conditions.