Mahayana glossary, starting with ‘a’

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The Mahayana glossary, starting with the letter “a”, contains 342 definitions, select a phrase below for the definitions and references.

  1. Abhasvara
  2. Abhavashunyata
  3. Abhavasvabhava
  4. Abhavasvabhavashunyata
  5. Abhaya
  6. Abhayadeva
  7. Abhibhvayatana
  8. Abhidhamma
  9. Abhidhya
  10. Abhijit
  11. Abhijna
  12. Abhimanabahula
  13. Abhimukhi
  14. Abhinna
  15. Abhinnarashtra
  16. Abhiratisamjna
  17. Abhirupa
  18. Abhisheka
  19. Abhishikta
  20. Abhiya
  21. Abmandala
  22. Abupavadya
  23. Acala
  24. Acalitasumanas
  25. Acchata
  26. Acchidra
  27. Achala
  28. Achalitasumanas
  29. Achchhata
  30. Achchhidra
  31. Achintya
  32. Achittadharma
  33. Acintya
  34. Aciravati
  35. Acittadharma
  36. Adattadana
  37. Adbhutadharma
  38. Adhas
  39. Adhastat
  40. Adhikarmika
  41. Adhimatrakshanti
  42. Adhipatiprataya
  43. Adhipatipratyaya
  44. Adhitthana
  45. Adho
  46. Adhyashaya
  47. Adhyatmabahirdhashunyata
  48. Adhyatmakaya
  49. Adhyatmashunyata
  50. Adhyatmika
  51. Adhyatmikaduhkha
  52. Adhyatmikasanga
  53. Adhyeshana
  54. Adinagamin
  55. Adiptavana
  56. Adityadatta
  57. Aduma
  58. Agamin
  59. Agarhita
  60. Agha
  61. Agnicala
  62. Agnichala
  63. Agnidatta
  64. Agra
  65. Agramati
  66. Agrapurusha
  67. Ahibhanuraga
  68. Ahicchatra
  69. Ahichchhatra
  70. Ahrikya
  71. Ajaneya
  72. Ajatasatru
  73. Ajitabala
  74. Ajitacakra
  75. Ajitachakra
  76. Ajitapushyala
  77. Ajitasenarajan
  78. Ajna
  79. Ajnatakaundinya
  80. Ajnatavi
  81. Akalika
  82. Akalmasha
  83. Akanishtha
  84. Akasha
  85. Akashanantyayatana
  86. Akhanda
  87. Akimcanyayatana
  88. Akimchanyayatana
  89. Akkosaka
  90. Aklinnagatra
  91. Akopyadharma
  92. Akroshaka
  93. Akshana
  94. Akshatabuddhi
  95. Akshobhya
  96. Akushalamula
  97. Akusida
  98. Alamabanapratyaya
  99. Alambana
  100. Alambanapratyaya
  101. Alamkrita
  102. Alankrita
  103. Alara Kalama
  104. Alavi
  105. Amaradeva
  106. Ambattha
  107. Ambavana
  108. Amisadana
  109. Amita
  110. Amitabha
  111. Amitalocana
  112. Amitalochana
  113. Amitatejas
  114. Amitaujas
  115. Amitodana
  116. Amoghadarshin
  117. Amrapali
  118. Amrita
  119. Amritadana
  120. Amritaphala
  121. Amritarasa
  122. Amritashmagarbha
  123. Amritodana
  124. Amsha
  125. Anabhibhutayasha
  126. Anabhisamskaraparinirvayin
  127. Anabhraka
  128. Anagamin
  129. Anagrashunyata
  130. Anajnatamajnasyami
  131. Analambana
  132. Analambha
  133. Ananda
  134. Anandacandra
  135. Anandachandra
  136. Anandamala
  137. Anantabuddhi
  138. Anantacchatra
  139. Anantachchhatra
  140. Anantagupta
  141. Anantakosha
  142. Anapana
  143. Anapanasmriti
  144. Anapatrapya
  145. Anapaviddhakarṇa
  146. Anasaravamarga
  147. Anashin
  148. Anasravashila
  149. Anathapindada
  150. Anatmaka
  151. Anatmasamjna
  152. Anavakarashunyata
  153. Anavaragrashunyata
  154. Anavatapta
  155. Anavataptanagaraja
  156. Anaviddhavarna
  157. Andhra
  158. Anga
  159. Anguli
  160. Angulimala
  161. Anguttarapa
  162. Anihatavarna
  163. Anikadatta
  164. Anikshiptadhura
  165. Animitta
  166. Aniruddha
  167. Anitya
  168. Anityasamjna
  169. Anivartikabala
  170. Anjalimaladharin
  171. Ankusha
  172. Annabhara
  173. Annapana
  174. Anotaptagatra
  175. Anta
  176. Antagina
  177. Antagrahadrishti
  178. Antarabhava
  179. Antaraparinirvayin
  180. Antra
  181. Antraguna
  182. Anugravarnakshemagupta
  183. Anuhimavat
  184. Anumodana
  185. Anupacchinnalambha
  186. Anupachchhinnalambha
  187. Anupalambha
  188. Anupalambhashunyata
  189. Anupamachintin
  190. Anupamacintin
  191. Anupashyana
  192. Anupavadya
  193. Anupraptasvakartha
  194. Anupurvasamapatti
  195. Anuradha
  196. Anurakshanadharman
  197. Anuraktarashtra
  198. Anuruddha
  199. Anurupagatra
  200. Anusmriti
  201. Anussati
  202. Anutpadajnana
  203. Anutpanna
  204. Anuttara
  205. Anvayajnana
  206. Ap
  207. Apahritabhara
  208. Apahritanivarana
  209. Apajjura
  210. Apalala
  211. Apamanaprabha
  212. Apana
  213. Apanna
  214. Aparagodana
  215. Aparamrishta
  216. Aparibhinna
  217. Aparigrihita
  218. Aparishrotavahana
  219. Aparitrishita
  220. Aprakrishta
  221. Apramana
  222. Apramanabha
  223. Apramanabuddhakshetra
  224. Apramanashubha
  225. Apranihita
  226. Aprashnaka
  227. Apratihatachitta
  228. Apratihatacitta
  229. Arada Kalama
  230. Arajottariya
  231. Araktapravada
  232. Aramavasa
  233. Aranasamadhi
  234. Arapacana
  235. Arapachana
  236. Arati
  237. Arbuda
  238. Archishmati
  239. Arcishmati
  240. Ardra
  241. Ardravallipratirupa
  242. Arhat
  243. Arhattvaphalapratipanna
  244. Arimardana
  245. Arinihantri
  246. Arishtanemi
  247. Ariya
  248. Arsak
  249. Arthapratisamvid
  250. Arupidharma
  251. Arupyabhava
  252. Arupyadhatu
  253. Arupyasamapatti
  254. Aryadeva
  255. Aryaksha
  256. Aryashtangamarga
  257. Aryavamshaketu
  258. Aryavihara
  259. Asabala
  260. Asama
  261. Asamasama
  262. Asambhrantavacana
  263. Asambhrantavachana
  264. Asamkirna
  265. Asamskrita
  266. Asamskritadharma
  267. Asamskritashunyata
  268. Asangabahula
  269. Asangadharani
  270. Asangadharma
  271. Asangavaisharadya
  272. Asangavimoksha
  273. Ashlesha
  274. Ashmagarbha
  275. Ashoka
  276. Ashokasatva
  277. Ashokashri
  278. Ashru
  279. Ashtamaka
  280. Ashtapudgala
  281. Ashtapurusha
  282. Ashubhabhavana
  283. Ashubhasamjna
  284. Ashuchisamjna
  285. Ashucisamjna
  286. Ashukarin
  287. Ashva
  288. Ashvajit
  289. Ashvaka
  290. Ashvamukha
  291. Ashvini
  292. Asipatravana
  293. Asipattravana
  294. Asita
  295. Asitabhanu
  296. Asivisa
  297. Askhalitapravaragra
  298. Asravakshaya
  299. Asravakshayajnana
  300. Assu
  301. Asthi
  302. Asthimajjan
  303. Asubhasanna
  304. Asura
  305. Asuradeva
  306. Asya
  307. Atapa
  308. Atata
  309. Atavaka
  310. Atipurusha
  311. Atman
  312. Atmavadha
  313. Atmaviparyasa
  314. Atthi
  315. Atthika
  316. Atthiminja
  317. Atuma
  318. Atyantashunyata
  319. Atyuccagamin
  320. Atyuchchagamin
  321. Auddhatya
  322. Auddhatyakaukritya
  323. Aupanayika
  324. Avadana
  325. Avadyaparamabuddhi
  326. Avaivartika
  327. Avalokiteshvara
  328. Avarana
  329. Avatara
  330. Avichi
  331. Avici
  332. Avidya
  333. Avikshiptamsha
  334. Avipranashtarashtra
  335. Aviraktarashtra
  336. Avirasa
  337. Avishushkamula
  338. Avivartya
  339. Avriha
  340. Ayahshalmalivana
  341. Ayatana
  342. Ayuhpramana
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