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Any phenomenon other than emptiness. Conventional truths are true with respect to the minds of ordinary beings, but in reality they are false. See Heart of Wisdom, Meaningful to Behold, and Ocean of Nectar.
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Used in various senses in Scripture. In Proverbs 12:17 Proverbs 12:19 , it denot...
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(expression or truth): s. desanā.
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See: the Four Noble Truths (the essence of the Buddhas teachings)
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aE DharmakayaaE in Sanskrit. The Wisdom Truth Body and the Nature Body of a Budd...
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cf. puggala, paramattha-sacca, desanā, anattā, satta.
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See Bodhichitta.
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· Nominal truth
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See Ultimate nature.
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Four noble truths (Skt., ārya-satya; Pali, ariya-satta); these are the basis ...
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