Purvanivasanusmritijnanabala, Pūrvanivāsānusmṛtijñānabala, Purvanivasanusmriti-jnanabala: 1 definition



Purvanivasanusmritijnanabala 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 Pūrvanivāsānusmṛtijñānabala can be transliterated into English as Purvanivasanusmrtijnanabala or Purvanivasanusmritijnanabala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

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Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Pūrvanivāsānusmṛtijñānabala (पूर्वनिवासानुस्मृतिज्ञानबल) or Pūrvanivāsānusmṛti refers to the “strength of knowing the recollection of his manifold past existences” and represents on of the ten Jñānabalas (“strength of knowledge”), as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 76). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., pūrvanivāsānusmṛti-jñānabala). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

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