Bhavanamayi, aka: Bhāvanāmayī, Bhavana-mayi; 1 Definition(s)

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General definition (in Buddhism)

[Bhavanamayi in Buddhism glossaries]

Bhāvanāmayī (भावनामयी) or Bhāvanāmayīprajñā refers to “by way of meditation” and represents the “three kinds of wisdom” (prajñā) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 110). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., bhāvanā-mayī). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

(Source): Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

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