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Ahamkara, Buddhi, Citta

Ahamkara Buddhi Citta Egoity, Ego Intelligence Consciousness with Memory Individuality Ahamkara and Buddhi recur in more complex systems as: - 5 Atma tattvas as part of the 36 Tattvas - The Empirical Individual. Noteworthy is how these three fundamental concepts also correspond to the first three letters of the alphabet: A B C Ahamkara Buddhi Citta There are a number of Sanskrit words leading to these three basic concepts. A B C Ah Bu Cit Aham Budha Citta Ahamkara Buddhi Buddha In the Tantric tradition where the letters (mainly consonants and semivowels) of the alphabet are arranged in 7 rows x 5 = 35 + 1 = 36 Tattvas, we find the Empircal Individual: 21 22 23 24 25 Prakriti, Ahamkara, Buddhi, Manas, Purusha pa pha ba bha ma प फ ब भ म Note that the 22nd letter of the Sanskrit Alphabet, i.e फ = pha is specifically connected with Ahamkara which is the beginning of egoity and individuality in a person. Pha also occurs in Alpha as in Alphabet
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