Renunciation; 2 Definition(s)
Renunciation 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.
General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Buddhist Door: Glossary
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Search found 149 books and stories containing Renunciation. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Parables of Rama (by Swami Rama Tirtha)
Story 101 - Possession versus Renunciation < [Chapter XV - Renunciation]
Story 99 - True Renunciation < [Chapter XV - Renunciation]
Story 104 - The Snake of True Renunciation < [Chapter XV - Renunciation]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
(3) Third Pāramī: The Perfection of Renunciation (nekkhamma-pāramī) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Part 10c - The method of fulfilling the Perfection of Renunciation (Nekkhamma Pāramī) < [Chapter 7 - On Miscellany]
Part 4 - What is the Sequence in which the Pāramī are arranged? < [Chapter 7 - On Miscellany]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 6.94 < [Section VIII - The Renouncer of the Veda (vedasaṃnyāsika)]
Verse 11.230 < [Section XXX - Confession and Repentance]
Verse 5.107 < [Section XII - Means of Purification for Corporeal Beings (dehin)]
Ashtavakra Gita (by Ashtavakra)
A Happy Married Life (by Venerable K. Sri Dhammananda)
Significance Of Celibacy < [Part 10 - Celibacy]
Celibacy Versus Responsibility < [Part 10 - Celibacy]