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meanings of "tattva"


[sometimes written as tatvam]

1.true state or condition;


3.true or essential nature;

4.the real nature of the human soul or the material world as being identical with the Supreme Spirit pervading the universe;

5.a true or first principle; element;

7.the mind;

8.sum and substance;

9.slow time in music; element or elementary property;

11.the Supreme Being;

12.a kind of dance;

13.the three qualities or constituents of every thing in nature;

14.the body