Unconditioned: 1 definition
Unconditioned 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.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)
the: asankhata. - Contemplation of the u. (= animitta); s. vipassanā.
Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+163): Asamskrita, Asankhata, Asamskritashunyata, Nirvana, Akaliko, Asankhatadhatu, Anupahita, Nama, Animitta Sutta, Asamskritadharma, Three Unconditioned Things, Asamskritagagana, Sanghanusmriti, Abhisamskara, Kayakarman, Manaskarman, Vakkarma, Asamudacara, Anabhisamskara, Tittha Sutta.
Search found 118 books and stories containing Unconditioned; (plurals include: Unconditioneds). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Sutra of Queen Śrīmālā of the Lion’s Roar
Chapter VIII - The Dharma Body
Chapter XII - The Contrary Truths
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Part 1 - Arriving at the other shore < [Chapter L - Arriving at the other Shore]
Emptinesses 7-8: Emptiness of the conditioned unconditioned < [Chapter XLVIII - The Eighteen Emptinesses]
Note (2): The Mahāyānist dharmatā < [Part 2 - Understanding dharmatā and its synonyms]
Transcendental Dependent Arising (by Bhikkhu Bodhi)
Part 9 - Dispassion < [Part 2 - An Exposition Of The Upanisa Sutta]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Nibbāna (ultimate reality or ‘the cessation of suffering’) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Part 1 - The Week on the Throne (Pallanka Sattāha) < [Chapter 8 - The Buddha’s stay at the Seven Places]
Part 3 - Story of A Male Lay Devotee < [Chapter 34a - The Buddha’s Seventeenth Vassa at Veḷuvana]
Katha Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary (by S. Sitarama Sastri)
Verse 2.3.13 < [Adyaya II, Valli III - The theory of Karma and Rebirth]
Verse 2.3.18 < [Adyaya II, Valli III - The theory of Karma and Rebirth]
A Discourse on Paticcasamuppada (by Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw)