Agama

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Agama is a term for scriptures in Buddhism, Jainism, and Hinduism:

The corresponding adjective is Agamic.

Agama can also refer to:

  • Agama (genus), common name for lizards in the Agamidae family
  • Religion, referred to as agama in the Malay-speaking world (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei)
  • Agamic can mean a form of asexual reproduction not involving the fusion of male and female gametes

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