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Barash Vow

The Barash Vow is a concept from the Star Wars universe that serves as a kind of personal exile or penance for Jedi who seek to atone for their perceived failures or to deeply meditate on The Force. When a Jedi takes the Barash Vow, they abstain from all activities related to the Order, including missions and interactions with other Jedi, and remove themselves from galactic affairs. This vow is a solemn commitment to disconnect from external events, allowing the Jedi to focus entirely on inner reflection and spiritual rejuvenation.

The origins and history of the Barash Vow are somewhat obscure, but it is a well-respected tradition within the Jedi Order. Not many Jedi are known to have taken the vow, but one notable example includes Jedi Master Kirak Infil'a, who exiled himself in this manner before encountering Darth Vader. The concept underscores the importance placed on personal accountability, growth, and the spiritual journey within the Jedi philosophy, highlighting the Order's emphasis on introspection and the continuous quest for personal and moral improvement.



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