The word Kshama is derived from the root by the addition of the suffix ang and tap.
The word Kshama means patience, forbearance and pardon.
‘Kshama shatro ch mitre ch yatinamev bhushanam’ - Hito
To pardon an enemy or a friend both, is the jewel of Yetis.
‘Kshama virasey bhushanam’ - Forbearance is the ornament of the brave.
An eminent English poet writes:
O Man! forgive thy mortal foe
Do not give him blow for blow… Continue