Origin of Upanishad
Examples from the Web for upanishads
Buddha denied the existence of the Self-Soul of the Upanishads.Indian Myth and Legend|Donald Alexander Mackenzie
We know what is in the Upanishads,” he used to say, “but we want the hymns and their native comments.My Autobiography|F. Max Mller
But in the Upanishads the doctrine appears full-fledged, and it is fraught with consequences of immense importance.Hindu Gods And Heroes|Lionel D. Barnett
The reason for this lies in the nature of the Upanishads themselves.The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Sankaracarya|Translator: George Thibaut
In India, on the contrary, the Upanishads and systems of philosophy which followed on them, all harped on the same string.Buddhism, In its Connexion With Brahmanism and Hinduism, and In Its Contrast with Christianity|Sir Monier Monier-Williams
British Dictionary definitions for upanishads
Word Origin for Upanishad
Word Origin and History for upanishads
class of treatises in Sanskrit literature, 1805, from Sanskrit upa-nishad, literally "a sitting down beside," from upa "near to" (see up) + ni-shad "to sit or lie down."
Culture definitions for upanishads
A group of writings sacred in Hinduism concerning the relations of humans, God, and the universe.