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Ecstasy may mean: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

  • Ecstasy (emotion), a trance or trancelike state in which an individual transcends normal consciousness
  • Religious ecstasy, a changed state of consciousness characterized by expanded spiritual awareness, visions or absolute euphoria
  • Ecstasy (philosophy), a term used to mean "outside-of-itself"
  • MDMA, a recreational drug sold under the street name "ecstasy".
  • MS Ecstasy, a cruise ship in the Carnival Cruise Lines fleet

In the arts: Ecstasy is a category of altered states of consciousness or trancelike states in which an individual transcends ordinary consciousness and as a result has a heightened capacity for exceptional thought, intense concentration on a specific task, extraordinary physical abilities or intense emotional experience. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Ecstasy, (or ekstasis) from the Ancient Greek, έκ-στασις (ex-stasis), to be or stand outside oneself, a removal to elsewhere (from ex-: out, and stasis: a stand, or a standoff of forces). ... ecstasy and religious ecstasy MDMA, most commonly known today by the street name ecstasy, is a synthetic entactogen of the phenethylamine family whose primary effect is to stimulate the brain to rapidly secrete large amounts of serotonin, causing a general sense of openness, empathy, energy, euphoria, and well-being. ... MS Ecstasy is a Fantasy class cruise ship, which began operation with Carnival Cruise Lines in 1991. ...


natalie is a liar ya she is Eighteenth album by rock and roll outcast/legend Lou Reed, released in 2000. ... Ecstasy (or Extáze in Czech) is an Austrian-Czech film made in 1933 by the Austro-Czech director Gustav Machatý. It stars Hedy Lamarr, credited under her original surname Kiesler, and Zvonimir Rogoz. ... Directed by Rob Heydon Based on the story The Undefeated from Ecstasy: Three Tales of Chemical Romance by Irvine Welsh, a sly, subtle romance between a young woman dissatisfied with the confines of her suburban life and an aging clubgoer. ... Ecstasy is a 1979 play by British playwright Mike Leigh. ... Ecstasy was released as the second single from ATBs album No Silence. ... André Tanneberger aka ATB (born 1973-02-26 in Freiberg, Saxony, Germany) is a DJ, musician and producer of trance and dance music. ... Power, Corruption & Lies was the breakthrough album by Manchester band New Order, released in May 1983. ... BTNHRessurection is an album by rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. ... Lewis Reed[1] (born March 2, 1942) is an American rock singer-songwriter and guitarist. ... Turquoise & Crimson (Retail Version) is a double-album released by the band VAST in 2006 under Jon Crosbys 2blossoms record label. ... The Ecstasy of Gold is the title of a song written by Ennio Morricone for the Clint Eastwood film The good, the bad and the ugly (1966). ... Risk is an album by the metal band Megadeth released in 1999. ... Extasy Records is a record label in Japan created in the late 1980s by Yoshiki Hayashi (Yoshiki), founder of the Visual Kei rock group X Japan, financed by the money earned from his mother selling the family business. ... Image File history File links Disambig_gray. ...


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Ecstasy is distributed in tablet form and are often imprinted with graphic designs or commercial logos.
Ecstasy is sold primarily at legitimate nightclubs and bars, at underground nightclubs sometimes called "acid houses," or at all-night parties known as "raves."
Ecstasy may cause hypothermia, muscle breakdown, seizures, stroke, kidney and cardiovascular system failure, possible permanent damage to sections of brain critical to thought and memory, and death.
CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Ecstasy (1388 words)
That quite a large number of the saints have been granted ecstasies is attested by hagiology; and nowadays even free-thinkers are slow to deny historical facts that rest on so solid a basis.
Ecstasy is always accompanied by noble attitudes of the body, whereas in hospitals one often marks motions of the body that are convulsive or repelling; barring, of course, any counter-command of the hypnotist.
The case which most approaches, on the surface, the ecstasy of the saints is that of Helen Smith, of Geneva, whom Professor Flournoy studied carefully during the closing years of the nineteenth century.
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