Namaste / Namaskar
Questions Answered Here
- What is the common usage and meaning of Namaste?
- What gesture accompanies the Namaste greeting?
- What is the symbolic meaning of pressing the hands together?
- Why are the hands placed at the chest?
- What is the meaning of the bowing of the head?
- What is the meaning for the gesture without the word?
- Why may the hands be placed at the forehead or above the head?
- What is the meaning of the root word, namah?