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Darshan


A Sanskrit term meaning "sight" or "vision." Many Hindus believe the act of seeing a saint or guru confers a spiritual blessing, and when the spiritual leader makes eye-contact with a chela an important psychic link is established. A.G.H.


Source: 62, 56.

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