Maya

Published: 02.12.2008
Updated: 17.01.2012

mere appearance, illusion

Maya signifies the concept of different south Asian religious systems (Hinduism, Buddhism, etc.), understanding world as a mere illusion (maya), basing on man's lack of wisdom, or false perception of reality.

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