Fourteen Difficult Questions: 1 definition
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General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha
Fourteen Difficult Questions:—A technical term in Buddhism corresponding to the Sanskrit avyākṛta defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 137). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., ‘fourteen difficult questions’). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
The Cūḷamāluṅkya-sutta < [Chapter XXV - Patience Toward the Dharma]
Appendix 8 - Fourteen unanswered questions < [Chapter IV - Explanation of the Word Bhagavat]
III. Are the beings to be known infinite in number? < [Part 2 - Distinguishing the movements of mind of all beings]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)