English translation of 'धारणा'
nf/dharana, dhAranA, dhaaranaa, dhāranā, dharna, dhArnA, dhaarnaa, dhārnā, dharaNa, dhAraNA, dhaaraNaa, dhāraNā, dharNa, dhArNA, dhaarNaa, dhārNā, dharaṇa, dhAraṇA, dhaaraṇaa, dhāraṇā, dharṇa, dhArṇA, dhaarṇaa, dhārṇā/
1. belief variable noun
Belief is a feeling of certainty that something exists, is true, or is good.
...a belief in reincarnation.
2. idea countable noun
Your idea of something is your belief about what it is like or what it should be like.
This was his idea of a good present.
Everyone has their own ideas about how to bring up children.
The theory supports the idea that there are many other solar systems.
3. image countable noun
If you have an image of someone or something, you have a picture or idea of them in your mind.
These terrible images stick in the mind.
4. notion countable noun
A notion is a belief or idea.
...the notion that life might exist on other planets.
5. perception countable noun
Your perception of something is the way that you think about it or the impression you have of it.
Our perceptions of death affect the way we live.
6. presumption countable noun
A presumption is something that is accepted as true but is not certain to be true.
...the presumption that you are innocent until proved guilty.
7. supposition countable noun
A supposition is an idea or statement which someone believes or assumes to be true, although they may have no evidence for it.[formal]
There's a popular supposition that we're publicly funded but the bulk of our money comes from competitive contracts.
But as with many such suppositions in natural history, no one had ever tested it.
8. thought uncountable noun
Thought is the group of ideas and beliefs or way of thinking which belongs, for example, to a particular religion or political party.
...the history of the development of religious thought.
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Translation of धारणा from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary