Human Realm, Human World: 1 definition
Human Realm 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)Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
cf. loka, gati.
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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Full-text (+33): Manushyayu, Manushyayus, Anagami, Sakadagami, Tiryancayu, Tiryancayus, Agami, Sakadagami Magga Citta, Manussaloka, Manusika, Pancashila, Manushya, Jivalaukika, Tiryanca, Maya, Pratyakhana, Sugati, Apratyakhana, Anagami Magga Citta, Gati.
Search found 79 books and stories containing Human Realm, Human World; (plurals include: Human Realms, Human Worlds). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Great Chariot (by Longchenpa)
Part 11 - The impermanence of the three levels < [B. The extended explanation]
3c) The animal realm < [Part 3 - The main divisions]
Part 1b.3d - How to eliminate the bad < [B. The extensive explanation of the nature of karma]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Biography (6): Princess Suppavāsa, the Koliyan < [Chapter 45b - Life Stories of Female Lay Disciples]
Part 1 - Five Kolāhalas < [Chapter 1 - The Story of Sataketu Deva, The Future Buddha]
Biography (29): Mahā Koṭṭhita Mahāthera < [Chapter 43 - Forty-one Arahat-Mahatheras and their Respective Etadagga titles]
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Four Planes of Life < [Chapter V - Process Freed Section]
The Four Classes Of Consciousness < [Chapter I - Different Types of Consciousness]
Form Sphere Consciousness < [Chapter I - Different Types of Consciousness]
A Heart Released (by Phra Ajaan Mun Bhuridatta Thera)
The Buddha and His Teachings (by Narada Thera)
The Raft (by Ajahn Sumedho)