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Published: 15th August 2021

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


noun  Astrosoteriology

the entire process of salvation in Astronism regarded as achieved by way of humanity’s ascension into the astronomical world and is often presented as a series of complex, interwoven processes and conditions, all of which are integral to humanity’s fulfilment of what is regarded to be its existential purpose and destiny, as well as being the prerequisite for humankind reaching its highest possible condition as a species.


Diascension | dʌɪəˈsɛnʃ(ə)n | noun
Diascensional | dʌɪəˈsɛnʃ(ə)nəl | adjective
Diascensionally | dʌɪəˈsɛnʃ(ə)nəli | adverb
Diascensionism | dʌɪəˈsɛnʃ(ə)nɪz(ə)m | noun
Human transcension
Transcendation | tranˈsɛndeɪʃ(ə)n | noun
Transcensional | tranˈsɛnʃ(ə)nəl | adjective
Transcensionally | tranˈsɛnʃ(ə)nəli | adverb


Astro-English: from Astronese, the term transcension is formed by the use of the prefix trans- denoting something “beyond” or “across” adjoined to the word ascension denoting “the act of rising upwards, either physically or figuratively”, altogether meaning “rising up to the astronomical world” which is regarded as an act key to salvation according to Astronist doctrine.

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