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jīvansamādhi


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A practice in which an advanced yogin or saṃnyāsin brings his life to an end by being voluntarily entombed or buried alive while in a state of deep meditation (samādhi). The tomb subsequently becomes his memorial (also known as jīvansamādhi).

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