Higher Wisdom; 1 Definition(s)
Higher Wisdom 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)
clear insight based on h. w.: s. vipassanā. Training in H. W., s. sikkhā.(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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Search found 14 books and stories containing Higher Wisdom. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Gospel of Buddha (by Paul Carus)
A Brief Outline of Buddhism (by U Po Sa)
The Book of Protection (by Piyadassi Thera)
Fundamentals of Vipassana Meditation (by Venerable Mahāsi Sayādaw)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
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