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klesha

noun

any of the five hindrances to enlightenment, including ignorance/delusion, attachment/desire, aversion/anger, envy/jealousy, and pride or belief in a separate self

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Sanskrit 'mental defilement, mental poison', from Patanjali's Yoga Sutras

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