What does Avidya mean?

Avidya - German to English


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  • lack of knowledge [avidya]

Avidya meaning in Philosophy Dictionary

(Skr.) Nescience; lack of knowledge; hawaii of mind unaware of real truth; an equivalent of maya (q.v.); additionally an ailment of pure awareness prior to the universal process of evolution through gradual differentiation into the elements and facets of real information. -- K.F.L.