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Astronic thanatology

Published: 1st September 2021

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2021). Astronic thanatology. Available: Last accessed [enter date e.g. 1st Sept 2021].

noun  Astroeschatology

the body of beliefs and practices found throughout the Astronic religious tradition, especially those within Astronism, regarding death and the events leading up to it.



Astro-English: from Astronese, the adjective Astronic is used to denote Astronicism, the tradition of religion and belief involving the astronomical world, as distinguished from Astronism itself; attaching this to the word thanatology involving the events leading up to death and the philosophy of death and dying established in the Astronic tradition (also including Astronist philosophy).

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