Jadhb

From The SpiritWiki

Jadhb is an Islamic term for the Connection Pathology that sometimes occurs upon the "sudden cognizance of a superior reality" that "disturbs everyday human equilibrium." [1] (i.e., an overpowering Connection Experience"

Types of Connection Pathology

Communication Error, Connection Catastrophe, Connection Psychosis, Constricted Connection, Double-N Mysticism, Ego Inflation, Egoic Collapse, Egoic Explosion, Flooding, Gurutitus, Jadhb, Learned Helplessness, Majdhub, Spiritual Emergency

Related Terms

Jadhb > Majdhub

Notes

Jadhb can lead, depending on the mental and emotional well being of the individual, to Ego Inflation, Egoic Explosion or even permanent Egoic Collapse.

In Islam, a Majdub is an individual who has experienced Jadhb and who has become "deranged in a benight way" as a result."[2]

Footnotes

  1. Classe, Cyril. The New Encyclopedia of Islam. New York: Altamira Press, 2001. p. 233.
  2. Classe, Cyril. The New Encyclopedia of Islam. New York: Altamira Press, 2001. p. 281.