- a ritual of worship and meditation performed three times a day by Hindus of the higher castes.
Origin of sandhya
First recorded in 1865–70, sandhya is from the Sanskrit word sandhyā
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Examples from the Web for sandhya
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After the Sandhya service and Brahma yagna, the guru is worshipped.
The man next puts the marks which are characteristic of his sect on the forehead and body, and performs the Sandhya service.