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  1. Manichaeism, Manichaeanismnoun

    a religion founded by Manes in the third century; a synthesis of Zoroastrian dualism between light and dark and Babylonian folklore and Buddhist ethics and superficial elements of Christianity; spread widely in the Roman Empire but had largely died out by 1000


  1. manichaeanism

    Manichaeanism is a dualistic religious system that was founded in Persia in the 3rd century by Mani. It is based on a dichotomy between good and evil, light and darkness, and taught that the material world is the creation of a satanic power, which is in continuous conflict with a transcendent world of light. The religion combines elements of Christianity, Zoroastrianism, Buddhism, and other religions, and it spread widely throughout the Roman Empire and Asia before declining in the 14th century.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of manichaeanism in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of manichaeanism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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