Brahma Loka: 1 definition
Brahma Loka 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.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
'Brahma-world', in the widest sense, is a name for the fine-material (rūpa-loka) and immaterial world (arūpa-loka);
in a narrower sense, however, only for the first three heavens of the fine-material world. Cf. Brahma-kāyika-deva.
See Brahmaloka in the Pali Names Directory.
Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).
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Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 18.49 < [Chapter 18 - Mokṣa-yoga (the Yoga of Liberation)]
Verse 8.16 < [Chapter 8 - Tāraka-brahma-yoga (the Yoga of Absolute Deliverance)]
Verse 8.17 < [Chapter 8 - Tāraka-brahma-yoga (the Yoga of Absolute Deliverance)]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.2.144 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna (knowledge)]
Verse 2.2.129-130 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna (knowledge)]
Brahma Sutras (Nimbarka commentary) (by Roma Bose)
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)
The Brihaddharma Purana (abridged) (by Syama Charan Banerji)