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In hindu religion what does atma mean

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Asked by senthil srinivasan, 22 Oct '07 03:27 pm
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Atma is a hindi word like rooh in urdu and soul in english. Meaning of these three words are same.
Answered by neel, 22 Oct '07 06:21 pm

 
  
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The word Hindu is much older than the word Hinduism it was made merely into an ism by British.
The first occupants of Indus valley were sanathanis who were there from time immemorial they called the river,Mother goddess of all.Later 108 tribes from far north west came and the sanathanis happily accommodated them also in the valley these tribes they used to fight with each other earlier in their native place later a famine came which nmade them leave in search of a better palce to live in.During the migration they forgave and forgot the enmity between them and a wise elder of one group was leading them.He never knew where to lead them and he followed the mating calls of two Jatayu birds which is Hinfrom male and Du from female and finally after months and years of migration and suffering they reached the great river valley and were frightened to see another group(Sanathanis) settled on its bank.Their insecurirty was mainly due to the fear of attack from the original inhabitants of the ...more
Answered by ranjith nambiar, 24 Oct '09 09:32 am

 
  
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Atman
The word Atman (pronounced in Sanskrit like Atma) is interpreted as the Main Essence of man, as his Highest Self. A in this word is a negative particle. Tma means darkness. The word tamas ignorance, spiritual darkness has the same root. Therefore A-tma or Atman means opposite to darkness, shining.
In essence, Atman is the best, The Divine part of everyones multidimensional organism.
Atman is the Brahmanic Fire, when we become this Fire, and the Atmic energy kundalini precious content of the money-box, where the best of us, which has been accumulated in all previous incarnations, is stored.
Answered by JAYANTILAL PATEL, 31 Jul '08 12:07 pm

 
  
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Aima means soul
Answered by deepika, 25 Nov '07 04:38 pm

 
  
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In our hindu religion there are three things - Paramatma (god), Atma (being) and Prakrity (nature)
Answered by Subhash Sharma, 26 Oct '07 04:24 pm

 
  
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Y the hell u ask in hindu religion does other religion doesnt have anything like rooh and jin
Answered by sandeep verma, 26 Oct '07 12:45 pm

 
  
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The physicians yet to find it in human body.
Answered by Ravindra Yadav, 25 Oct '07 01:05 pm

 
  
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THE BODY I NOTHING. After death ATHMA GOES AND IT GETS INTO ANOTHER BODY.Ther is no desth or any thing You are really athma.
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Answered by ramanamurty mallajosyula, 24 Oct '07 10:00 pm

 
  
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Atma means inner power.visit spiritualityinformation.in to know more about indian spiritual matters relating to hinduism.
Answered by ramesh chandramohan, 24 Oct '07 06:14 pm

 
  
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Atma or call it jivatma - the spirit which keeps you alive. It remains within your body as your body is its abode. The moment it goes out, your body becomes dead or mitti.
Answered by BN Goyal, 24 Oct '07 01:39 pm

 
  
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