Shilavrataparamarsha, Śīlavrataparāmarśa, Shilavrata-paramarsha: 2 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Śīlavrataparāmarśa can be transliterated into English as Silavrataparamarsa or Shilavrataparamarsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Mahayana (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Wisdom Library: Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra
Śīlavrataparāmarśa (शीलव्रतपरामर्श) refers to the “holding morality and disciplinary practices in exaggerated esteem” and represents a type of dṛṣṭi (wrong view) according to Mahāprajñāpāramitāśāstra chapter 13. It is part of a classification of five types of dṛṣṭi.
Mahayana (महायान, mahāyāna) is a major branch of Buddhism focusing on the path of a Bodhisattva (spiritual aspirants/ enlightened beings). Extant literature is vast and primarely composed in the Sanskrit language. There are many sūtras of which some of the earliest are the various Prajñāpāramitā sūtras.
General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha
Śīlavrataparāmarśa (शीलव्रतपरामर्श) refers to “grasping at virtue and practice” and represents one of the “five views” (dṛṣṭi) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 68). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., śīlavrata-parāmarśa). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
V.3 Abandonment of the afflicting emotions (kleśa-tyaga) < [V. Recollection of abandonment (tyāgānusmṛti)]
Appendix 2 - Definition of the srotaāpattiphala (the fruit of entry into the stream) < [Chapter XLIX - The Four Conditions]
IV.2. Qualities of the Moralities to be recollected < [IV. Recollection of the moralities (śīlānusmṛti)]
Abhidharmakośa (by Vasubandhu)
Chapter XXXI - On Bodhisattva Highly-virtuous King (e) < [Section Six]
Chapter XXXVIII - On Bodhisattva Lion's Roar (f) < [Section Seven]