Terms

14

14 In the West, the number, 14, defines the length of 2 weeks: 7 days x 2 = 14 days = 2 Weeks = 1 fortnight
 
In India, the number, 14, is of is of much greater symbolic importance.
14 = Caturdazan = Quatuordecim (Latin) and Quatorze (French). = 14 paired parts of the body = 14 philosophical systems = Functions of Consciousness = Number of Manus = Number of Nadis
 
14 January = Winter Solstice = Makara Sakranti = Day the Heavenly Ganges descended
14 April = Spring Equinox = Mesh Sakranti
14 Day of Dark Half of Kartik = Narak Chaturdai = Rama defeats Naraka
14, 28, 42, 56, 70, 84, 98 112, 126, 140, 154, 168
Back