Rupaloka; 1 Definition(s)
Rupaloka 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)
Pali for Rūpadhātu (the first of the physical realms).(Source): Wisdom Library: Buddhism
Search found 7 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:
1) Deva (देव) or Devāyu refers to “heavenly/celestial realms or states of existence” and r...
Ābhassara, (adj.-n.) (etym. uncertain; one suggested in Cpd. 138 n. 4 is ā + *bha + *sar, i. e...
Rūpadhātu (रूपधातु) refers to the “gods of the form realm” according to the “world of transmigr...
a kind of heavenly being; s. deva, (II).
is the name of a class of heavenly beings in the fine-material world; s. deva.
A class of devas of the Rupaloka belonging to the plane of third jhana(Abhs.p.21). Their li...
|Brahma Kayika Deva|
The 'heavenly beings of the Brahma-world' inhabit the first 3 heavens of the fine-material wor...
Search found 3 books and stories containing Rupaloka. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Metta (by Ācariya Buddharakkhita)
The Doctrine of Paticcasamuppada (by U Than Daing)
The Mahavamsa (by Wilhelm Geiger)