Samudayasatya, Samudaya-satya: 1 definition


Samudayasatya 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.

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Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Samudayasatya (समुदयसत्य) refers to the four “aspects in the truth of arising” as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 98):

  1. hetuta (relating to cause),
  2. samudayata (relating to arising),
  3. prabhavata (relating to birth),
  4. pratyayata (relating to conditions).

The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., samudaya-satya). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

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