a special quality or impression associated with something <the monastery perched high on a mountaintop had an aura of unreality and mystery about it> Synonyms air
Related Words aureole
; genius loci
a spiritual force that is held to emanate from or give animation to living beings <alternative medical treatments that rely on the practitioner's ability to detect a patient's aura> Related Words inner light
; élan vital
Sakti), world soul
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