Triple Gem; 1 Definition(s)
Triple Gem 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.
General definition (in Buddhism)
the Buddha, the Dhamma and the Sangha.Source: Amaravati: Glossary
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Search found 27 books and stories containing Triple Gem. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Fourteen Kinds of Gift to Individuals < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Part 1 - Introduction to the Dhamma Ratanā < [Chapter 42 - The Dhamma Ratanā]
Part 37 - The Practice Conducive to the Attainment of the Supramundane < [Chapter 40 - The Buddha Declared the Seven Factors of Non-Decline for Rulers]
Banner of the Arahants (by Bhikkhu Khantipalo)
Part 1 - Become A Buddhist < [Chapter 8 - Westerners In The Sangha]
Part 2 - Understand Clearly < [Chapter 8 - Westerners In The Sangha]
Part 3 - Consider < [Chapter 8 - Westerners In The Sangha]
Vipassana Meditation (by Chanmyay Sayadaw)
Part 1 - Devotional Aspect < [Chapter 3 - Seven Benefits Of Mindfulness Meditation]
Anapana Sati (by Ven. Mahathera Nauyane Ariyadhamma)
The Bhikkhus Rules (by Bhikkhu Ariyesako)
The Correct Things To Do < [Part 6 - A Thai Wat In Australia]
Uposatha Observance Days < [Appendix A]
Ways Of Relating To Monks < [Part 6 - A Thai Wat In Australia]
The Book of Protection (by Piyadassi Thera)