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Śamādiṣatka literally means ‘the group of six disciplines’ starting with śama’.
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Śamādiṣatka literally means ‘the group of six disciplines’ starting with [[Śama|śama]]’.
  
 
This is the third of the four spiritual disciplines listed under sādhanācatuṣṭaya. It consists of the following six steps:
 
This is the third of the four spiritual disciplines listed under sādhanācatuṣṭaya. It consists of the following six steps:
# Śama - tranquility
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# [[Śama]] - tranquility
# Dama - self-control
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# [[Dama]] - self-control
# Uparati - cessation of external sense-organs from the pursuit of sense-objects
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# [[Uparati]] - cessation of external sense-organs from the pursuit of sense-objects
 
# Titikṣā - forbearance
 
# Titikṣā - forbearance
# Śraddhā - faith
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# [[Śraddhā]] - faith
# Samādhāna - concentration
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# [[Samādhāna]] - concentration
  
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
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* The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore
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* The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram [[Krishna]] Math, Bangalore
  
 
[[Category:Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism]]
 
[[Category:Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism]]

Latest revision as of 14:36, 19 December 2016

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Samadisatka, ZamAdisatka, shamaadisatka


Śamādiṣatka literally means ‘the group of six disciplines’ starting with śama’.

This is the third of the four spiritual disciplines listed under sādhanācatuṣṭaya. It consists of the following six steps:

  1. Śama - tranquility
  2. Dama - self-control
  3. Uparati - cessation of external sense-organs from the pursuit of sense-objects
  4. Titikṣā - forbearance
  5. Śraddhā - faith
  6. Samādhāna - concentration


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore