LIST OF TEN DIRECTIONS
- पूर्व , (Purva = East)
- पश्चिम , (Paschim = West)
- उत्तर , (Uttar = North)
- दक्षिण ,(Dakshin = South)
- ईशान , (Ishaan =_______)
- नैऋत्य , (Nairitya = ______)
- वायव्य , (Vaayavya = _________)
- आग्नेय = (Aagneya = _________)
- आकाश = (Aakaash = Sky = Upward direction)
- पाताल ! = (Paataal = Underworld = Downward direction)
Note : -
1) Not sure if point 5,6,7 & 8 are included in Oxford.
2) Every year Oxford adds 10-25 words in its dictionary and keeps on adding.
3) 5-10 words are due to Indian contribution eg. Kadi and other Indian food species had been added later, few years back, due to more prevalence & use of this worlds in East.