Deliverance; 1 Definition(s)
Deliverance 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)
s. vimutti, vimokkha. -
The 8 kinds of d. (or liberation), s. vimokkha. -
D. of mind, d. through voidness, boundless d. etc., s. ceto-vimutti. -
Desire for d., s. visuddhi (VI, 6). -
D. through wisdom; paññā-vimutti (q.v.). -
3 doors of d. (or gateways of liberation) s. visuddhi (VI, 8).(Source): Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
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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I. Higher concentrations < [Part 2 - Surpassing the high concentrations of the Śrāvakas]
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II. ‘Inexhaustible’ root < [Part 4 - Planting inexhaustible roots of good]
Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva fundamental vow sutra (by Johnny Yu)
Buddhacarita (by Charles Willemen)
Chapter IX - The Search for the Crown Prince < [Fascicle Two]
Chapter XII - Visits to Ārāḍa and Udraka < [Fascicle Three]
Chapter XVII - Conversion of the Great Disciples < [Fascicle Four]
A Treatise on the Paramis (by Ācariya Dhammapāla)
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The Book of Protection (by Piyadassi Thera)