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General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha
Three Times:—A technical term in Buddhism corresponding to the Sanskrit adhvan defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 86):
- Past time (atīta-adhvan),
- Future time (anāgata-adhvan),
- Present time (pratyutpanna-adhvan).
The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., ‘three times’). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.
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Full-text (+214): Traikalika, Kalatraya, Trikala, Traikalya, Triguna, Tris, Punyahavacana, Tisada, Trisapta, Trivishti, Trikritvas, Tryavarardhyam, Trikaladarshin, Trikalajna, Tryadhva, Traikalyadarshin, Dvitris, Trikalarupa, Tridha, Trishas.
Search found 175 books and stories containing Three Times; (plurals include: Three Timeses). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
The Non-existence of Time According to the Mahāyāna < [Part 1 - Mahāyānist list of the eighteen special attributes of the Buddha]
Appendix 5 - The three times: Past (atīta), Future (anāgata), Present (pratyutpanna) < [Chapter XLI - The Eighteen Special Attributes of the Buddha]
Appendix 4 - Triskandha (threefold practice): confession, commemoration, rejoicing < [Chapter XIII - The Buddha-fields]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 8.237 < [Section XXXIX - Disputes between Owner and Keeper]
Verse 5.134 < [Section XIII - Purification of Substances]
Verse 8.121 < [Section XX - Penalty for Perjury]
The Great Chariot (by Longchenpa)
Part 3d.2b - The Perfect Time < [B. The explanation of the kayas and wisdoms]
3c) Afterwards, as for the short teaching of exertion in the two bodhicittas < [Part 3 - The liturgy of receiving]
3b) Actually arousing bodhicitta < [Part 3 - The liturgy of receiving]
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 4: Iatrochemistry (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 23 - Treatment for indigestion (21): Sarvamayaghna rasa < [Chapter IV - Irregularity of the digesting heat]
Part 7 - Treatment of Piles (6): Vara-nagadi rasa < [Chapter V - Piles]
Treatment for fever (94): Kaphaketu rasa < [Chapter II - Fever (jvara)]
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 2: Minerals (uparasa) (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 2 - Purification of tuttha < [Chapter V - Uparasa (5-6): Tuttha and Sasyaka (copper sulphate)]
Part 6 - Removal of odour from sulphur < [Chapter VIII - Uparasa (9): Gandhaka (sulphur)]
Part 4 - Process for creation of Dhanya-abhra (paddy mica) < [Chapter I - Uparasa (1): Abhra or Abhraka (mica)]
Asvalayana-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)