मोह

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

मोह (moham

  1. loss of consciousness, bewilderment, perplexity, distraction, infatuation, delusion, error, folly
  2. fainting, stupefaction, a swoon.
  3. (in phil.) darkness or delusion of mind (preventing the discernment of truth and leading men to believe in the reality of worldly objects)
  4. (with Buddhists) ignorance (one of the three roots of vice Dharmas. 139)
  5. a magical art employed to bewilder an enemy (= मोहन).
  6. wonder, amazement.
  7. Infatuation personified (as the offspring of ब्रह्मा).

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  • Monier William's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, 2nd Ed. 1899.