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In other words, Rajasika and Tamasika qualities predominate in the Dark masters as against Sattvika qualities of Jedi Masters. The misuse of the Force by Dark masters by giving in to desires and passions have many parallels in Hindu mythologies.
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The white, red and black represent the sattvika (pure), rajasika (royal) and tamasika (dark) aspect of the gods and characters have their own hues according to the rasa or mood portrayed by them.
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The Gita (and texts on Yoga) classifies food into three categories — Sattvika, Rajasika and Tamasika, he says.
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According to sastra these are tamasika food and they induce wildness, kama, krodha in human beings. If you throw a meat to a dog how will it react? But pity many members did not like the truth.
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After all, the Gita does it; in its last two chapters, it discusses various spiritual truths like austerity, faith, duty, knowledge in their triple expression and sharply distinguishes their sAttvika from their rAjasika and tAmasika imitations.

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