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==Different Inferences of Vibhuti or Vibhutis==
 
==Different Inferences of Vibhuti or Vibhutis==
* Vibhuti or vibhut is is another name for bhasma, the holy ash smeared on the forehead and other parts of the body by the śaivas.
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* Vibhuti or vibhut is is another name for [[bhasma]], the holy ash smeared on the forehead and other parts of the body by the śaivas.
* The word is also used in the sense of special or extraordinary powers of God, or the siddhis, the yogic powers that a yogi gains as a result of samyama on various objects.
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* The word is also used in the sense of special or extraordinary powers of God, or the [[siddhis]], the yogic powers that a yogi gains as a result of samyama on various objects.
* The tenth chapter of the Bhagavadgītā is called Vibhutiyoga.
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* The tenth chapter of the [[Bhagavadgītā]] is called Vibhutiyoga.
* The third chapter of the Yogasutras of Patañjali<ref>He lived in 200 A. C.</ref> has been named Vibhutipāda.
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* The third chapter of the Yogasutras of [[Patañjali]]<ref>He lived in 200 A. C.</ref> has been named Vibhutipāda.
  
  
 
==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
  
 
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Latest revision as of 05:50, 19 December 2016

By Swami Harshananda

Different Inferences of Vibhuti or Vibhutis

  • Vibhuti or vibhut is is another name for bhasma, the holy ash smeared on the forehead and other parts of the body by the śaivas.
  • The word is also used in the sense of special or extraordinary powers of God, or the siddhis, the yogic powers that a yogi gains as a result of samyama on various objects.
  • The tenth chapter of the Bhagavadgītā is called Vibhutiyoga.
  • The third chapter of the Yogasutras of Patañjali[1] has been named Vibhutipāda.


References

  1. He lived in 200 A. C.
  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore