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WHAT IS SPIRITUAL GLOSSARY?


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ESSENTIAL SPIRITUAL GLOSSARY

1-ABHYASA—Spiritual practice

2-Abhyasin—Practitioner

3-Acharya—Preceptor; Teacher

4-Adhara—Foundation; base which supports

5-Adhikarin—Qualified person

6-Adhyatmic—Pertaining to Atman

7-Agni—Fire

8-Ahankara—Egoism

9-Ajna Chakra—Spiritual centre at the eyebrows

10-Ajnana—Ignorance

11-Akasa—Ether

12-Akhanda—Unbroken

13-Anahata Chakra—Cardiac plexus

14-Ananda—Bliss; happiness; comfort

15-Antahkarana—Fourfold internal organs, viz., Manas, Chitta, Buddhi and Ahankara.

16-Anubhava—Experience.

17-Asana—Seat; posture.

18-Avidya—Ignorance.

19-BAHIH—Outward; external.

20-Basti—The purificatory exercise for congested bowels.

21-Bhakta—Devotee.

22-Bhakti—Devotion

23-Bhava—Feeling

24-Bheda—Difference; piercing

25-Bhrumadhya—The space between the eyebrows

26-Bhuta Siddhi—Control over elements.

27-Brahmachari—Celibate

28-Brahmacharya—Celibacy.

29-Brahmamuhurta—The period from 3 to 6 a.m.

intended for Yoga—Abhyasa.

30-Brahmarandhra—An aperture in the crown of the head.

31-CHAITANYA—Consciousness.

32-Chakras—Spiritual centres in Sushumna Nadi.

33-Chandra-Nadi—Moon-flow; another name for Ida

34-Chit—Knowledge

35-Chitta—Consciousness

36-DANA—Charity

37-Darshana—Interview

38-Deha—Physical body

39-Dharana—Concentration

40-Dhauti—The exercise for cleaning the stomach

41-Diksha—Initiation

42-Dosha—Fault; impurity

42-1-Drishti—Vision

43-Duhkha— Misery; pain

44-Dvesha—Hatred; repulsion

45-GRIHASTHA—Householder

46-Granthi—Knot

47-Gulma—Chronic gastritis