Noble Eightfold Path; 1 Definition(s)

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[Noble Eightfold Path in Buddhism glossaries]

Noble Eightfold Path:—A technical term in Buddhism corresponding to the Sanskrit āryāṣṭāṅgamārga defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 50). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., ‘noble eightfold path’). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

(Source): Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

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