Vehicle of the Shravakas, Vehicle of the Śrāvakas: 1 definition
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General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha
Vehicle of the Śrāvakas:—A technical term in Buddhism corresponding to the Sanskrit śrāvakayāna. It represents the first of the “three vehicles” (triyāna) defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 2). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., śrāvaka-yāna: ‘vehicle of the śrāvakas’). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
IV. The auxiliairies in the mahāyāna < [Note on the Thirty-seven Auxiliaries to Enlightenment]
Bhūmi 8: the unshakeable ground (acalā) < [Chapter XX - (2nd series): Setting out on the Mahāyāna]
I. Position of Bodhisattva (bodhisattvaniyāma) < [IX. Entering into the assurance of Bodhisattva]