Definitions for "Prakriti"
nature/manifest reality
Derives its name from its function as the material cause of the first evolution of the universe. It may be said to be composed of two roots, "pra" to manifest, and "krita" to make; meaning, that which caused the universe to manifest itself.
(Skt) Primal nature, spiritual and etheral substance; opposite pole of Purusha.
Keywords:  consumption, life, one
One?s Life consumption