Margasatya, Mārgasatya, Marga-satya: 1 definition


Margasatya 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.

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General definition (in Buddhism)

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Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Mārgasatya (मार्गसत्य) refers to the four “aspects in the truth of the path” as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 100):

  1. mārgata (relating to the path),
  2. nyāyata (relating to method),
  3. pratipattita (relating to practice),
  4. nairyāṇika (relating to leading out).

The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., mārga-satya). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

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