Kshayikabhoga, Kṣāyikabhoga, Kshayika-bhoga: 1 definition
Kshayikabhoga means something in Jainism, Prakrit. 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.
The Sanskrit term Kṣāyikabhoga can be transliterated into English as Ksayikabhoga or Kshayikabhoga, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
General definition (in Jainism)
Kṣāyikabhoga (क्षायिकभोग) refers to “destructionery enjoyment” and represents one of the nine types of dispositions due to destruction of karmas, according to the 2nd-century Tattvārthasūtra 2.4.—What is meant by destructionery enjoyment (kṣāyika-bhoga)? The disposition, arising as a result of complete destruction of enjoyment-obscuring karmas, is called destructionery enjoyment.
Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Kshayika, Bhoga.
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Tattvartha Sutra (with commentary) (by Vijay K. Jain)
Verse 2.4 - Nine kinds of destructional disposition (kṣāyika-bhāva) < [Chapter 2 - Category of the Living]