Tiryagupapatti, aka: Tiryag-upapatti; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Tiryagupapatti 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.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

Tiryagupapatti in Buddhism glossary... « previous · [T] · next »

Tiryagupapatti (तिर्यगुपपत्ति) refers to “rebirth in the animal kingdom” and represents one of the “eight inopportune births” (akṣaṇa) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 134). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., tiryag-upapatti). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Relevant definitions

Search found 73 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Tiryanc
Tiryañc (तिर्यञ्च्, “horizontal”) or Tiryagvyatikrama refers to “exceeding the limits for movem...
Upapatti
Upapatti (उपपत्ति, “birth”) refers to one of the three kinds of Ārūpyasamāpatti (“formless abso...
Tiryagyoni
Tiryagyoni (तिर्यग्योनि) refers to the “domain of animal” according to the 2nd century Mahāpraj...
Tiryaggati
Tiryaggati (तिर्यग्गति) or simply Tiryañc refers to the “animal realm” according to the “world ...
Tiryanmani
Tiryaṅmānī (तिर्यङ्मानी).—1. The transverse side of a quadrilateral, the horizontal side. 2. Th...
Upapattisama
Upapattisama (उपपत्तिसम).—(in logic) a kind of contradiction in which both the contradictory as...
Tiryaganupurvi
Tiryagānupūrvī (तिर्यगानुपूर्वी) or simply Tiryañc refers to the “infernal migratory form” and ...
Garbhopapatti
Garbhopapatti (गर्भोपपत्ति).—f. formation of the embryo. Derivable forms: garbhopapattiḥ (गर्भो...
Priyopapatti
Priyopapatti (प्रियोपपत्ति).—f. a happy or pleasant occurrence. Derivable forms: priyopapattiḥ ...
Tiryannaukasana
Tiryaṅnaukāsana (तिर्यङ्नौकासन) is a type of posture (āsana), according to verse 84 of the Śrīt...
Nirupapatti
Nirupapatti (निरुपपत्ति).—a. unsuitable. Nirupapatti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the t...
Tiryancayus
Tiryañcāyus (तिर्यञ्चायुस्) or simply Tiryañca refers to “sub-human realms or states of ex...
Tiryagvyatikrama
Tiryagvyatikrama (तिर्यग्व्यतिक्रम) or simply Tiryañc refers to “exceeding the limits for movem...
Upapattiparityakta
Upapattiparityakta (उपपत्तिपरित्यक्त).—a. Unproved, unreasonable, destitute of argument or proo...
Yathopapatti
Yathopapatti (यथोपपत्ति).—ind. 1) as may be fit. 2) as may happen. Yathopapatti is a Sanskrit c...

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: