What does Namaste Mean?
a. Please come again —–
b. I see the god in me in you
c. I think you are god
d. I respect you —– you are like God.
e. My salutations and oblations to you —
It is Salutations — Respects — oblations – obliged. It is how we think of our values of mother land India.
A sense of admiration. And greater thanks!
The inner meaning really implies I am grateful to you as I would be to God.
It is not to say you and I are GOD. It is the highest form of respect and regard Hindu’s have traditionally held for another human being.
It also shows Sanskar and one’s place in society.
In essence, we bring our hands together to show respect, admiration and thanks.