Arhan; 1 Definition(s)
Arhan means something in Buddhism, Pali. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
General definition (in Buddhism)See Arhat and Four Fruition.(Source): Buddhist Door: Glossary
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The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)
Chapter I - Prologue < [Volume I]
Chapter VI - A visit to the Śuddhāvāsa Devas < [Volume I]
Chapter XX - The Mahāgovindīya-sūtra < [Volume III]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
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A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)