Tvam, aka: Tvaṃ; 1 Definition(s)
Tvam 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.
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tvaṃ : (nom. sin. of tumha) thou.Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
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Search found 51 books and stories containing Tvam or Tvaṃ. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 1.2.53 < [Chapter 2 - Divya: In Heaven]
Verse 1.3.76 < [Chapter 3 - Prapancatita: Beyond the Material World]
Verse 2.1.53 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya: Renunciation]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Part 3 - The Prajñāpāramitāstotra < [Chapter XXIX - The Virtue of Wisdom]
The Padhāna-sutta < [Chapter XXV - Patience Toward the Dharma]
Appendix 4 - The story of Sudatta’s bodhi < [Chapter LII - Elimination of the Triple Poison]
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
The Natyashastra (by Bharata-muni)
Satapatha Brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)