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By Jit Majumdar
Sometimes transliterated as: Ajivika, AjivIka, AAjivika
- without life; without livelihood
- an ancient (now extinct) philosophical and wandering ascetic movement of the subcontinent who followed a philosophy of fatalism, determinism, and extreme asceticism, and who were mostly atheists but also occasionally theists.