Wednesday, 20th June 2018

7

Number 7 सप्त 

Number Sanskrit Term Transliteration Sanskrit List Transliteration Meaning Citation
7
सप्त व्याहृति

sapta vyAhRuti

(7 mystic words depicting 7 upper worlds of existence. the 1st three are called mahAvyAkRutis )

भू:

भुव:
सुव:
मह:
जन:
तप:
सत्यम्
bhoo:
bhuva:
suva:
maha:
jana:
tapa:
satyam
the physical earth plane
atmosphere bet.earth and sun
heaven beyond sun 
abode of sages 
abode of sons of Brahma
abode of dieties doing tapas
abode of truth

Rig Ved-1-164-46

7
सप्त छन्दस्

sapta Chandas

(The 7 main vedic meters)

गायत्री

उष्णिक्

अनुष्टुप्

बृहती

पङ्क्ति

त्रिष्टुप्

जगती

gaayatree

uSHNik

anuSHTup

bruhatee

panktee

triSHTup

jagatee 

3 padas of 8 syllables each = 24 syllables

4 padas of 7syllables each = 28 syllables

4 padas of 8syllables each = 32 syllables

4 pada (8+8+12+8) = 36 syllables

4 padas totalling 40 syllables 

4 padas of 11 syllables each = 44

4 padas of 12 syllables each = 48 
Atharva Veda -  kANDa 19, anuvAka 3, Hymn 21
7
सप्त जिह्व
sapta jihva - 7 tongues of flames equivalent to the seven horses of the sun
काली
कराली
मनोजव
सुलोहिता
सुधूम्रवर्णा
स्फुलिंगिनी
विश्वरूपी / विश्वरुची
kAlee
karAlee
manojava
sulohitA
sudhoomravarNA
sphulinginee
vishvaroopee or vishwaruchee
Black
Terrific
As fast as the mind
Red
Purple
Spark emitting
Universal type
 
7
सप्त वायु
sapta vAyu

आवहन्

प्रवहन्

उद्वहन्

संवहन्

विवहन्

परिवहन्

परावहन्

Avahan

pravahan

udvahan

samvahan

vivahan

parivahan

parAvahan

This current helps in making the clouds float

This current becomes life itself as prANa

This causes evaporation of water into clouds
This moves around the clouds and causes precipitation
This current shatters clouds and breaks them.
This current sustains the akAsh ganga- the heavenly bodies 
This current overtakes everything at the time of the end of kalpa. 
 
7
सप्त धातु
sapta dhaatus
रस
रक्त
मांस
मेदस्
अस्थि
मज्जा
शुक्र
rasa
rakta
maamsa
medas
asthi
majjaa
shukra
Chyle, plasma, interstitial fluid
Blood, erythrocytes
Flesh, muscle-tissue
Fat, adipose tissue
Bone tissue
Bone marrow
Glandular secretions
 
7
सप्त (ऊर्ध्व) लोक
sapta lOka (oordhva)- the 6  higher planes/ worlds. plus earth being called the madhya lOkA
भूः लोक
भुवः लोक
स्वर् लोक
महः लोक
जनः लोक
तपः लोक
सत्य लोक
bhoo: loka
bhuva: loka
svar/suva: loka
maha: loka
jana: loka
tapa: loka
satya/satyam loka
1.Earth
2. Sky, atmosphere
3. Heaven-between sun and polar star
4. abode of sages/enlightened beings
5. abode of sons of brahmA
6. abode of tapas or other dieties.
7.abode of the ultimate reality, Truth
 
7
 
सप्त (अधो)लोक
 
sapta lOka (adhO) - the lower planes/ worlds
अतल
वितल
सुतल
तलातल
महातल
रसातल
पाताल
atala
vitala
sutala
talAtala
mahAtala
rasaatala
paataala or nAgalOka

1.Ruled by bAla, a son of MAya

2. Ruled by God Harabhava. Regions from here down are full of gold.

3.Ruled by King Mahabali.

4. Ruled by mAyA.

5. Ruled by manyhooded nAgas,the sons of Kadru

6. dAnavas and daityas.

7. Region of the nAgAs ruled by vAsukis

 
7
सप्त नरक
sapta naraka - 
seven hells
पुत्
अवीचि
संहत
तमिस्र
ऋजीष
कुड्मल
काकोल
put
aveechi
samhata
tamisra
rujeeSHa
kudmala
kakOla
childless
waveless
abandoned
darkness
expelled
leprous
black poison
 
7
सप्त किरण
sapta kiraNa -   7 rays of the sun
जय
अजय
विजय
जित प्राण
जित क्रम
मनोजप
जित क्रोध
jaya
ajaya
vijaya
jita praaNa
jita krama
manOjapa
jita krOdha
   
7
सप्त चक्र

sapta chakra - 

7 chakras or energy centres

मूलाधार
स्वाधिष्ठान
मणिपूर
अनाहत
विशुद्ध
आज्ञा
सहस्रार
moolAdhAra
svAdhiSHTHAna
maNipoora
anAhata
vishuddha
ajna
sahasrAra
Base of Spine, Sacral Plexus
1st Lumbar Vertebra,Gastric Plexus
8th Thoracic Vertebra,Solar Plexus
7th Cervical Vertebra, Cardiac Plexus
3rd Cervical Vertebra,Pharangeal Plexus
Point between eyebrows
Centre of the top of the head