Vimokshamukha, Vimokṣamukha, Vimoksha-mukha: 1 definition
Vimokshamukha 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.
The Sanskrit term Vimokṣamukha can be transliterated into English as Vimoksamukha or Vimokshamukha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
General definition (in Buddhism)Source: eScholarship: Meditation, Repentance, and Visionary Experience in Early Medieval Chinese Buddhism
Vimokṣamukha (विमोक्षमुख).—A reoccurring case is the “three gates to deliverance” (san jie tuo men 三解脫門; vimokṣa-mukha), three essentials steps along the path in which the meditator has insight into “emptiness” (śunyatā) “signlessness” (animitta), and “desirelessness” (apraṇihita).
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Preliminary note on the three meditative stabilizations (samādhi) < [Class 1: The three meditative stabilizations]
II. ‘Inexhaustible’ root < [Part 4 - Planting inexhaustible roots of good]
I. Position of Bodhisattva (bodhisattvaniyāma) < [IX. Entering into the assurance of Bodhisattva]
Abhidharmakośa (by Vasubandhu)