From Pluralpedia, the collaborative plurality dictionary
thoughtform (n.)
Applies tosystems, headmates

A thoughtform is an umbrella term for a headmate who was created in some way. It is sometimes used as an alternative term for tulpa, but can refer to other experiences.

History[edit | edit source]

The term "thoughtform" was used in Evans-Wentz's 1927 translation of the Tibetan Book of the Dead.[1] Its usage in modern tulpamancy spaces may originate from the Tumblr blog LivingPlural in 2012.[2]

Related Terms[edit | edit source]

Terms that may fall under thoughtform include:

Created origin type.

Tulpamancy, which is a specific practice to creating a separate entity in your mind.

Daemonism, which involves creating a representation of your inner dialogue or soul, often in animal form.

Servitors, which are thoughtforms created to do a specific task.

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