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Published: 12th August 2021

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2021). Sufferation. Available: Last accessed [enter date e.g. 15th Aug 2021].


noun  Astrosoteriology

the embracement of hardships as forms of scope to endure to become a higher version of oneself especially in the context of one’s journey to astrosis and one’s contributions to transcension.


Sufferational | sʌfəˈreɪʃ(ə)nəl | noun
Sufferationally | sʌfəˈreɪʃ(ə)nəli | adverb
Sufferancy | ˈsʌf(ə)r(ə)nsi | adverb
Sufferationism | sʌfəˈreɪʃ(ə)nɪz(ə)m | adverb
Sufferationist | sʌfəˈreɪʃ(ə)nɪst | adjective & noun
Sufferationistic | sʌfəˈreɪʃ(ə)nɪstɪk | adjective


Astro-English: in Astronese, the noun sufferation is based on the meaning of “unpleasant experiences and hardships” which in Astronism are considered to be necessary to life to endure, thus departing from the Buddhist approach which is the elimination of suffering.

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