Four Ways: 1 definition
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General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Buddhist Door: GlossaryFour Ways of learning Buddhist Dharma: (1) Belief/faith (2) Interpretation/discernment (3) Practice/performance (4) Verification/assurance These are the cyclic process in learning a truth.
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Full-text (+26): Caturdha, Catudha, Cauvidha, Cauvamda, Caturvidha, Aryamahasimhavilokita, Yuganaddha, Yuganandha, Aryamahasimhavijrimbhita, Sacchikaraniya, Dharmadhatu, Sattvata, Kaishika, Varshaganya, Upadana, Udbhranta, Aryamahasimhokkasita, Samavasa Sutta, Cula Dhammasamadana Sutta, Vyakarana.
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Vinaya (3): The Cullavagga (by T. W. Rhys Davids)
Tattvartha Sutra (with commentary) (by Vijay K. Jain)
Verse 1.5 - Avoid deviation from established conventions < [Chapter 1 - Right Faith and Knowledge]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Biography (4): Hatthakālavaka of Uposatha Habit < [Chapter 45a - The Life Stories of Male Lay Disciples]
Part 14 - Making the Joyful, Solemn Utterance (Udāna) < [Chapter 7 - The Attainment of Buddhahood]
Part 10e - How the Perfection of Energy, etc., are fulfilled < [Chapter 7 - On Miscellany]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
The Great Chariot (by Longchenpa)
Part 1e - Which style should be chiefly used < [B. The explanation of meditation practice, together with its action of ripening and freeing]
Part 8 - The individual ways of guarding aspiring and entering < [B. the extensive explanation of arousing bodhicitta]
Part 2b.2 - The two individual explanations of shamatha and vipashyana < [B. The teaching of the three factors of immovable samadhis]
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)