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Raga Dvesha

Dec 13, 2007 Here is my preferred definition of them: Raga: Buddha lists ridding ourselves of raga and dwesha as the first step in the Holy Life.

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Vedanta for Beginners
Destruction of Avidya will lead to the destruction of Raga-Dvesha. Raga and Dvesha are the modifications or effects of Avidya or ignorance.
0711 Newsletter
Jul 4, 2011 entry of attachment & aversion (raga-dvesha) into our lives.
avidya-asmita raga dvesha-abhiniveshah pancha kleshah. II.3 THE FIVE NEGATIVE THOUGHTS ARE IGNORANCE, SELFNESS,.
Yoga – Overcoming Obstacles with Backbends
They are avidya, ignorance; asmita, ego; raga, attachment to pleasure; dvesha, aversion to pain; and abhinivesha, the fear of death.
Mind--Its Mysteries and Control
Sep 16, 2008 Raga-Dvesha. Pleasure And Pain. Viveka.

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Sem medo de ser feliz
Tudo isso brinca com raga, dvesha e também é influenciado por asmita e avidya. Pensamos que “nós” queremos ter ou não ter algo, mas o ideal é desenvolver a capacidade de reconhecer esses desejos e ver além deles.

Suggested Web Resources

Raga and Dvesha, Attachment and Aversion, Raga and Dvesa
Mar 22, 2006 Raga & Dvesha: Attachment and Aversion. Extreme attachments and extreme aversions are both obstacles on the yogi's path to freedom.
Philosophy of Raga-Dvesha
Raga-Dvesha is a Vasana. It has four states. Raga-Dvesha, Vasanas, Samskaras and Gunas are intertwined.
Chapter 22
Raga (attraction), Dvesha (repulsion) and Tatastha Vritti (indifference) are the three important Vrittis of the mind.
Changing Places » Blog Archive » raga and dvesha
Raga Dvesha Example
Dec 21, 2005 One thing for sure is that it could be worse. I could be staying in Northern Sweden or Northern Alaska!

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