Ādeśa

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Adesa, AdeZa, AAdesha


  1. order, precept, command, advice, declaration, instruction.
  2. in Tantrik traditions, the state of realization of the Truth that the Soul (ātman), supersoul (paramātman) and the individual (jīva) are intrinsically the same; a term for mutual greeting or salutation used among Tāntrika adepts.