Five Aggregates: 1 definition
Five Aggregates 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)Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha
- Bodily-form (rūpa),
- Feelings (vedanā),
- Perceptions (saṃjñā),
- Volitions (saṃskāra),
- Consciousness (vijñāna).
The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., pañca-skandha, ‘five aggregates’). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+15): Sakkaya, Pancakkhandha, Khandhapancaka, Upadanakkhandha, Sakkaya Ditthi, Lokuttara, Hadaya Rupa, Namarupa, Duhkhajnana, Samjna, Five Components, Shunyata, Nirodhasamjna, Sanna, Jati, Apahritabhara, Anatman, Ucchedadrishti, Vatsiputriyas, Vatsiputriya.
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The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 17 - Notes on the Anatta-lakkhaṇa Sutta < [Chapter 42 - The Dhamma Ratanā]
Nibbāna (ultimate reality or ‘the cessation of suffering’) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
The Second Isidatta Sutta < [Chapter 45a - The Life Stories of Male Lay Disciples]
Fundamentals of Vipassana Meditation (by Venerable Mahāsi Sayādaw)
Guide to Tipitaka (by U Ko Lay)
(c) Khandha Vagga Saihyutta Pali < [Chapter VI - Samyutta Nikaya]
(b) The Seven Books Of Abhidhamma < [Chapter IX - What Is Abhidhamma Pitaka?]
(a) Abhidhamma < [Chapter IX - What Is Abhidhamma Pitaka?]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
III. The Eleven Knowledges (ekādaśa-jñāna) according to the Mahāyāna < [Part 1 - The eleven knowledges (jñāna, ñāṇa)]
II. The concept of suffering (duḥkha-saṃjñā) < [Chapter XXXVII - The Ten Concepts]
IV. Links between impermanence, suffering and non-self < [Chapter XXXVII - The Ten Concepts]
The Life of Sariputta (by Nyanaponika Thera)
Samyutta Nikaya < [Part IV - Discourses Of Sariputta]
Majjhima Nikaya < [Part IV - Discourses Of Sariputta]
The Turner Of The Wheel < [Part II - Maturity Of Insight]
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)