Truth of Suffering: 1 definition
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General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha
Truth of Suffering:—A technical term in Buddhism corresponding to the Sanskrit duḥkhasatya defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 97):
- Relating to impermanence (anityatā),
- Relating to suffering (duḥkhata),
- Relating to emptiness (śūnyata),
- Relating to no-self (anātmata).
The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., ‘truth of suffering’). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text: Duhkhasatya, Four Noble Truths, Anatmata, Duhkhata, Sarvatragahetu, Kleshamula, Anityata, Anupalabdhi, Viparinama, Vavatthana, Dharmacakra, Sipa-khorlo, Fivefold-path, Shunyata, Dukkha, Sacca, Vishuddhi.
Search found 46 books and stories containing Truth of Suffering; (plurals include: Truth of Sufferings). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Four Noble Truths (by Ajahn Sumedho)
Part 4 - To Investigate Suffering < [Chapter 1 - The First Noble Truth]
Visuddhimagga (the pah of purification) (by Ñāṇamoli Bhikkhu)
B. Description of the Truths (sacca) < [Chapter XVI - The Faculties and Truths (indriya-sacca-niddesa)]
The Truth of the Origin of Suffering (samudaya) < [Chapter XVI - The Faculties and Truths (indriya-sacca-niddesa)]
Dependent Origination (i): Ignorance < [Chapter XVII - Dependent Origination (paññā-bhūmi-niddesa)]
Chapter X - On the Four Truths < [Section One]
Chapter XX - On Holy Actions (b) < [Section Three]
Chapter XLV - On On Kaundinya (a) < [Section Ten]
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)
Text Section 207 < [Khenpo Chöga’s Oral Explanations]
Text Section 119 < [Khenpo Chöga’s Oral Explanations]
Text Section 162 < [Khenpo Chöga’s Oral Explanations]
The Catusacca Dipani (by Mahathera Ledi Sayadaw)
The Interpretation Of Dukkha-sacca < [Part I - The Manual Of The Four Noble Truths]
Crowded In Avici Hell < [Part I - The Manual Of The Four Noble Truths]
The Great Chariot (by Longchenpa)
Part 3 - The path of seeing < [C. The stages of the paths of meditation on this]
Part 10b.6) The six perfections: Prajña that realizes the natural state < [B. the extensive explanation of arousing bodhicitta]