Contemplation, 2 Definition(s)
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General definition (in Buddhism)
s. anupassanā.Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and DoctrinesAbstract contemplation. There are four levels through which the mind frees itself from all subjects and objective hindrances and reaches a state of absolute indifference and annihilation of thought, perception, and will. See also Meditation.Source: Buddhist Door: Glossary
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