Four Marks; 1 Definition(s)

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A mark is a notion of form. In Diamond Sutra, it states that people attach to the Four Marks which hinder them from Buddhahood. Conversely, those who see all marks as no mark are Buddhas. The Four Marks are 1. a mark of self 2. a mark of others 3. a mark of sentient being 4. a mark of life Source: Buddhist Door: Glossary

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