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Dhyāna

John Bowker

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

Published in print January 2000 | ISBN: 9780192800947
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727221
Dhyāna

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(Skt., ‘meditation’, ‘absorption’).

In Indian religions, a term denoting both the practice of meditation and a higher state of consciousness

Reference Entry.  109 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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