Three Roots of Wholesomeness; 1 Definition(s)

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General definition (in Buddhism)

[Three Roots of Wholesomeness in Buddhism glossaries]

Three Roots of Wholesomeness:—A technical term in Buddhism corresponding to the Sanskrit kuśalamūla defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 137). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., ‘three roots of wholesomeness’). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

(Source): Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

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