THETAN


THETAN
   the SOUL or essential spiritual being of each individual in the teachings of SCIENTOLOGY

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  • Thetan — In Scientology, the concept of thetan (pronounced THAY tan, / θeɪtən/) is similar to the concept of spirit or soul found in other belief systems. The term is derived from the Greek letter theta, which in Scientology represents the source of life …   Wikipedia

  • Thetan — Das Symbol Scientologys Das internationale Hauptquartier der Scientology Kirche in Los Angeles …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • thetan — noun The human soul or spirit. Ones being …   Wiktionary

  • Operating Thetan — In Scientology, the state of Operating Thetan (OT) is a spiritual state above Clear. L. Ron Hubbard, the founder of Scientology, defined it as knowing and willing cause over life, thought, matter, energy, space and time (MEST) .[1] According to… …   Wikipedia

  • Operierender Thetan — Das Symbol Scientologys Das internationale Hauptquartier der Scientology Kirche in Los Angeles …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Body thetan — In Scientology, a thetan is the term somewhat corresponding to one s soul , and a Body Thetan is an alien thetan who is stuck in, on or near a human meat body because of activities of an ancient Space opera alien named Xenu of the Galactic… …   Wikipedia

  • The Thetan — Infobox Film name = The Thetan image size = caption = director = producer = Tom Cruise writer = Tom Cruise narrator = starring = Victoria Beckham music = cinematography = editing = distributor = released = TBA 2009 [The Thetan, AceShowBiz.com ,… …   Wikipedia

  • Incident (Scientology) — L. Ron Hubbard used the term Incident in a specific context for auditing in Scientology and Dianetics: the description of space opera events in our Universe s distant past, involving alien interventions in our past lives. It is a basic belief of… …   Wikipedia

  • Supernatural abilities in Scientology doctrine — In Church of Scientology doctrine, supernatural or superhuman abilities are a recurring subject, appearing throughout Scientology and Dianetics materials, from the most basic introductory texts to the highest level Operating Thetan information.… …   Wikipedia

  • Space opera in Scientology scripture — Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard used the science fiction term space opera to describe what he said were actual extraterrestrial civilizations and alien interventions in past lives. Upon Hubbard s death in 1986, the Church of Scientology… …   Wikipedia


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