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  • noun Any of the four stages of Hindu spiritual life

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Examples

  • He was then the head of a quiet ashrama near the seashore there, and was chiefly occupied in the spiritual training of a group of youthful disciples.

    Autobiography of a Yogi

  • He was then the head of a quiet ashrama near the seashore there, and was chiefly occupied in the spiritual training of a group of youthful disciples.

    Autobiography of a Yogi

  • The fourth ashrama dictated that old people retreated into solitary contemplation.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

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