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King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 7
Chapter 7 7:1 And it came to pass on the day that Moses had fully set up the tabernacle, and had anointed it, and sanctified it, and all the instruments thereof, both the altar and all the vessels thereof, and had anointed them, and sanctified them; 7:2 That...
Old Testament >> Numbers
What is the Five-fold Kiss?
FIVE FOLD KISS FEMALE The High Priest kneels before the High Priestess and gives her the Five-Fold Kiss; that is, he kisses her on both feet, both knees, womb, both breasts, and the lips, starting with the right of each pair. He says, as he does this: "Bl...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 25
Chapter 25 25:1 Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom. 25:2 And five of them were wise, and five were foolish. 25:3 They that were foolish took their lamps, and took no oil...
New Testament >> Matthew
How The Major Arcana and The Tibetan Book of The Dead can work together
There are some striking complements to the Major Arcana of the Tarot and the Tibetan Book of the Dead. They are a nice enhancement to the meanings of these powerful cards. I claim no expertise on Buddhism but I found the resonance and compatibility to Tarot...
Religions >> Buddhism
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 5
Chapter 5 5:1 This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that God created man, in the likeness of God made he him; 5:2 Male and female created he them; and blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created. 5:3 And Adam...
Old Testament >> Genesis
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 36
Chapter 36 36:1 Then wrought Bezaleel and Aholiab, and every wise hearted man, in whom the LORD put wisdom and understanding to know how to work all manner of work for the service of the sanctuary, according to all that the LORD had commanded. 36:2 And Moses...
Old Testament >> Exodus

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Using the Power of Penance to Mitigate the Effects of Misdeeds
toward wrong action arises from the five klesas (“troubles” or “af- flictions”): ignorance, ego, attachment, aversion and fear (or “will to live”).
The Yoga Sutras On Concentration
(attachment), dvesa (aversion), and abhinivesa (fear of death) are the five klesas. 4.
Abhidharmakosa Chapter 5: Anusaya – Latent Defilements
3. it accommodates its field, rendering the person (asrava, ii.
Chapter 5: pańcamaṁ kośasthānam CHAPTER FIVE – THE
3. it accommodates its field, rendering the person (asrava, ii.5, 6,44d) fit for the arising of the klesa;.
Asmita, or the ego, the sense of “I”, is one of the five klesas or afflictions, as explained in sutra II.3.

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An Open Heart | Arkie Yogini
Sep 7, 2011 Who knew I'd enjoy reading about the five klesas or about working with the kosas ! I'd like to share a brief passage that I read last night.
Contemplation: The Mind in the Yoga Sutras -3
Five Kleshas - International Nath Order
Aug 27, 2009 The five kleshas are five mental patterns or defects which must be understood before real Nath practice can begin.
The five-skull crown exhibits the five klesas (emotional hindrances) as ornaments of the dharma. These are anger, pride, passion, jealousy, stupidity.
Klesas - The Swami Love Love Guide - relationship advice and love
According to Yoga philosophy there are five Klesas: ignorance, egotism, desire, aversion, and tenacity of worldly existence.

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