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Sub-Categories of Instincts (Sangna)
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Classification

Classification

Some of the Insticts are:

1.      Ahar Samjna :      The tendency to eat and drink

2.      Bhay Samjna :      The tendency to fear and worry

3.      Maithun Samjna :  The tendency to engage in sexual activity

4.      Parigrah Samjna :  The tendency to possess

5.      Krodh Samjna :      The tendency to express anger

6.      Maan Samjna :       The tendency to feel pride

7.      Maya Samjna :        The tendency to be deceptive

8.      Lobh Samjna :        The tendency to possess