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Aghora is a Miami-based band formed in 1995 by guitarist Santiago Dobles. In 2000 they released their first album, Aghora, recorded and produced by Santiago Dobles and Dan Escauriza in 1999, Miami, Florida. The album featured Sean Malone and Sean Reinert, both members of Cynic. The band released its second album, Formless in 2006, which was produced by Santiago Dobles and mixed by Neil Kernon.


  1. "Aghora": Aghora is the self-titled debut album by progressive metal band Aghora, released on March 24, 2000. "Jazz-metal" Is another style commonly associated with this band. The album features Sean Reinert and Sean Malone from Cynic, respectively.
  2. "Aghora" is a composition.


"Aghora" is a book by Robert Svoboda.

  • also known as "Aghora: at the left hand of God"


Aghora is a fictional character from the 2009 film Magadheera.

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Google previewLines in Water (2013)

Religious Boundaries in South Asia by Eliza F. Kent

Aghora is an English variant of the word aghor, deriving from the Sanskrit nomenclature of the term, and can be used as a noun.

Google previewSeven secrets of Shiva (2011)

by Devdutt Pattanaik

The word ghora means frightening while Aghora means one who is not frightening. From a cultural point of view, the Aghoras behave in a frighteningly subversive way as they reject all notions of propriety and auspiciousness. But the Aghoras ...

Google previewA Place in History (1991)

Social and Monumental Time in a Cretan Town by Michael Herzfeld

word aghora means physical marketplace as well as the imagined spaces of grand commerce. Pazari, by contrast, ever furtive and nomadic, ...

Google previewJnana Sankalini Tantra (2006)

by Paramhamsa Prajnanananda

Aghora means to eliminate ignorance completely, ...

Google previewFearless Living (2005)

Yoga and Faith by Swami Rama

Aghora is a mysterious path that is rarely mentioned in the literature and hardly understood even by the yogis and swamis ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the Śaivism (2004)

Sadyojata, Aghora, Vamadeva, Tatpurusa and Isana. It states that the above five faces of Sadasiva respectively represent the earth, fire, water, air and ether. This Upanisad also hints at the Sadyojatadi mantra, which should be practised by the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Puranas (2001)

by Swami Parmeshwaranand

The calm and serene central face is Sadyojata, the face to the right is the terrible visage Aghora, to the left the sweet and charming Vamadeva and on the rear Tatpurusa, respectively representing Siva, Bhairava, Uma and Nandi, the fifth, too ...

Google previewAn Anglo-Indian Dictionary (1885)

A Glossary of Indian Terms Used in English, and of Such English Or Other Non-Indian Terms as Have Obtained Special Meanings in India by George Clifford Whitworth

Aghora, Aghori. [Hindi, from the Sanskrit aghora, a euphemistic name of £iwa, from a privative, and ghora, terrible.] The name of an order of religious mendicants whose practices are designed to make them as terrible as possible in the eyes of ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

SVOBODA AGHORA (1993, 175) “Religionsare falsemeans for satisfying genuine needs.” A PHORISMEN ] Mushrooms San Pedro(Trichocereus pachanoi ) Shamanic ritualcircles Ayahuasca Mushrooms (Panaeolus spp.,. K ARLHEINZ D ...

Google previewReligions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices, 2nd Edition [6 volumes] (2010)

A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices by J. Gordon Melton, Martin Baumann

Aghora: At the Left Hand of God. Albuquerque, NM: Brotherhood of Life Publishers, 1986.

Google previewDictionary of Indology (2009)

by Vishnulok Bihari Srivastava

In the fifth act, Madhava rescues Malati from the impending danger caused by the Aghora Kapalika trying to sacrifice Malati at the altar of Karala Devi. In the sixth act, Malati is captured by the soldiers and is brought inside the premises of the ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion, Geography, History, and Literature (1879)

by John Dowson

Aghora=Siva. Agbn'ni=Pushan. Agneyastra— Viswa- karma. Agneyi — A ngiras. Agni — Angiras, Twash/re'. Agni-bhu = Karttikeya. z Kuvera. Agnivama, 3:3. Agnivesa — Agneyastra. Agra-sandhanI — Vania. Ahamyati, 69. Ahana = Ushas.

Google previewDictionary of Gods and Goddesses (2009)

by Michael Jordan

signifying the three aspects—Aghora (right), Saumya (center) and Sakti (left).

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