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dictionary of Buddhism

Trevor Ling

dictionary of Buddhism

Indian and south-east Asian

by Trevor Ling

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Published by K. P. Bagchi in Calcutta .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTrevor Ling.
SeriesBagchi indological series -- 2
The Physical Object
Pagination202p. ;
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20393319M

Buddhism (/ ˈ b ʊ d ɪ z əm /, US: / ˈ b uː d-/) is the world's fourth-largest religion with over million followers, or over 7% of the global population, known as Buddhists. Buddhism encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and spiritual practices largely based on original teachings attributed to the Buddha and resulting interpreted originated in ancient India as a. As a first attempt of an authentic dictionary of Buddhist doctrinal terms, used in the Pàli Canon and its Commentaries, this present manual will fill a real gap felt by many students of Buddhism. It provides the reader not with a mere superficial enumeration of important Pàli terms and their English equivalents, butFile Size: 1MB.

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Buddhism definition: Buddhism is a religion which teaches that the way to end suffering is by overcoming your | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism. likes. The most comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of Buddhism ever produced in ers:


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in at least ten major Schools of Buddhism. Bearing in mind that many of these terms have developed and changed in meaning during the 2, years of Buddhist history, it will be seen that the task has not been easy, and as the chosen words and phrases had to be compressed into a book of modest size, principles of choice and treatment had to beFile Size: 2MB.

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Buddhism definition, a religion, originated in India by Buddha (Gautama) and later spreading to China, Burma, Japan, Tibet, and parts of southeast Asia, holding that life is full of suffering caused by desire and that the way to end this suffering is through enlightenment that enables one to halt the endless sequence of births and deaths to which one is otherwise subject.

Dictionary of Buddhism Fusion of Reality and Wisdom. fusion of reality and wisdom[境智冥合](kyōchi-myōgō): The fusion of the objective reality or truth and the subjective wisdom to realize that truth, which is the Buddha nature inherent within one’s life.4/5(1). Welcome to the Soka Gakkai Nichiren Buddhism Library.

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