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Astronomical proximation

Published: 2nd August 2020

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2020). Astronomical proximation. Available: Last accessed: [date].

noun (also cosmic proximation)

the Astronist principle, along with its associated practices, of bringing the individual (and the collective) closer to the astronomical world philosophically, religiously, spiritually, and intellectually as a means to refine one’s astronality with the ultimate goal of attaining astrosis.


Proximationism | prɒksɪˈmeɪʃnɪz(ə)m | noun
Proximationist | prɒksɪˈmeɪʃnɪst | adjective & noun


Astro-English: from Astronese, the concept of astronomical proximation, or proximationism, finds its origins relatively late in the Founding era, during The Year of Completion. Its origins come from Cometan’s principle of total proximation towards the astronomical world and has since become a fundamental practical component of Astronism.

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