(in Vedic mythology) the realm of nonexistence, populated by demons.
Compare 2 (def 1).
Whatever soul creates in dream is our firm belief, but that remains only for a time being (hence it is Asat—non-entity).
The Yoga-Vasishtha Maharamayana of Valmiki, vol. 3 (of 4) part 2 (of 2) Valmiki
For simplicity’s sake, Asat will be translated henceforth by non-existing.
The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Sankaracarya Translator: George Thibaut
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. Contemporary Examples “One of the largest is Ansar al-Sharia in Benghazi (asb), led by Muhammad Zahawi,” Zelin writes. What is Ansar al-Sharia? Matthew DeLuca September 11, 2012 abbreviation (in Britain) Accounting Standards Board Alternative Service Book (of the Church of England) American Society of Biomechanics Associated Services for the Blind asbestos
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. Historical Examples The reason may be, that in Asben they have nothing (or next to nothing), whilst here reigns abundance. Narrative of a Mission to Central Africa Performed in the Years 1850-51, Volume 2 James Richardson There are many finer valleys than this in Asben, and were the trees not preserved, it would be […]