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18 holly steps in sabarimala

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 #  What is significance of 18 holly steps in Sabarimala?

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 #  There are many versions about the significance of these 18 holy steps as per ancient texts. The most popular is mentioned here. The first five steps symbolise the five human senses of vision, hearing, smell, taste and touch. The next eight steps symbolise eight astharagas which are kama krodha, lobha, moha, madha, matsarya, asooya and dhumb. The next three symbolise threegunas which are sattva, rajas and tamas. The last two steps symbolise vidya and Avidya. This is the most popular belief.

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Date : 11/07/2014,05:56:07 PM   IST



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