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Appanā Samādhi, aka: Appana-samadhi; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Appanā Samādhi means something in Buddhism, Pali. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

The Sanskrit term Appanā Samādhi can be transliterated into English as Appana Samadhi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

'attainment concentration' or 'full concentration' (from apeti, to fix), is the concentration existing during absorption (jhāna, q.v.), whilst the neighbourhood or access-concentration (upacāra-samādhi) only approaches the 1st absorption without attaining it; s. samādhi.

Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines

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