Origin of darshanHindi dar?an from Sanskrit dar?ana, a seeing, akin to d??, sight from Indo-European base an unverified form der?-, to see from source Classical Greek derkomai, I see, Old English torht, bright
(countable and uncountable, plural darshans)
From Sanskrit दर्शन (darśana, “vision”), from a root [script?] (dṛś, “to see”).