Parinishthavirya, Pariniṣṭhāvīrya, Parinishtha-virya: 1 definition


Parinishthavirya 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.

The Sanskrit term Pariniṣṭhāvīrya can be transliterated into English as Parinisthavirya or Parinishthavirya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

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Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Pariniṣṭhāvīrya (परिनिष्ठावीर्य) or simply Pariniṣṭhā refers to the “energy as accomplishment” and represents one of the “three kinds of energies” (vīrya) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 108) The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., pariniṣṭhā-vīrya). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

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