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  1. Tantrism(noun)

    movement within Buddhism combining elements of Hinduism and paganism

  2. Tantra, Tantrism(noun)

    doctrine of enlightenment as the realization of the oneness of one's self and the visible world; combines elements of Hinduism and paganism including magical and mystical elements like mantras and mudras and erotic rites; especially influential in Tibet


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