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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to asceticism:   (122 results)

Often used in the same context:
austerities, piety, ritualism, beatitude, penances, pietism, abstemiousness, penitential, syncretism, ascetical, hedonism, legalism, spirituality, almsgiving, aestheticism, holiness, samsara, abasement, meditation, mysticism, rationalism, scholasticism, enlightenment, bhakti, metanoia, pantheism, piousness, jnana, conformism, kabbala, spiritualism, materialist, quietism, purgation, metta, monasticism, sexlessness, libertinism, penitence, contemplation, vaishnavism, existentialists, polytheism, devoutness, bodhisattva, finitude, exaltation, religiosity, formalism, eros, idealisation, paganism, inwardness, modernity, iconoclasm, academicism, supernaturalism, forwardness, celibates, cilice, zen buddhism, concupiscence, mahayana buddhism, catholicity, utilitarianism, transcendence, apollonian, transcendentalism, gnosticism, puritan, acedia, heathenism, teetotalism, popery, lovingkindness, indulgences, idol worship, intemperance, proselyte, flagellation, antinomian, minimalism, ostentation, brahmanic, scrupulosity, gnosis, nominalism, rishi, vainglory, bohemianism, indifferentism, literalism, repentance, immanence, monism, gratuitousness, dissimulation, mohammedanism, denominationalism, divinities, primitivism, propitiation, ascetics, ascetic, monotheism, austerity, moralism, morality, mystics, puritanism, chastity, mystic, celibacy, egalitarianism

More specific:
monasticism

Appears in the definition of:
gymnosophy, jainism, monasticism

More general:
self-denial, self-discipline

Synonyms:
austerity, nonindulgence

Also try:
— Adjectives for asceticism: christian, extreme, worldly, religious, monastic, severe, rigorous, strict, sexual, rigid, personal, more...

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