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atman

[ät′män]
(in psychiatry) a concept derived from Eastern Indian philosophy that the highest value is knowledge of one's true self. The atman represents the most inward reality, the innermost spirit, and the highest controlling power of a person.

atman

Paranormal
The understanding of self—in the Hindu construct—as a means of attaining liberation and divine perfection.

atman (ätˑ·mn),

n according to Vedic tradition, the “self” or the “individual soul.” Unification of atman with Brahman leads to enlightenment of an individual. Also called
atma. See also Brahman.
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ECI in cooperation with Atman, have reported completion of a live trial of ECI's data center interconnect solution, the company said.
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I hope it will reach more than 80 percent by the end of the day," General Ismail Atman told Al Jazeera television.
Al-Jazeera television quotes the ruling military council's General Ismail Atman as saying turnout could exceed 70 percent.
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The Atman Family [owners] are happy if we can keep Halicarnassus happy, so we may have jumped the gun announcing that he'll never see a racetrack again.
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