Buddha-nature

The potential of achieving the nature of the Buddha through study and religious practice

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  • Buddha-nature — (Classical Chinese: 佛性, modern pinyin fó xìng , literally corresponds to the Sanskrit, Buddha dhatu Buddha Element , Buddha Principle , but seems to have been used most frequently to translate the Sanskrit Tathāgata garbha , meaning Buddha Matrix …   Wikipedia

  • buddha-nature — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Usage: usually capitalized B : the essence of and potency to attain Buddhahood …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nature (philosophy) — Nature is a concept with two major sets of inter related meanings, referring on the one hand to the things which are natural, or subject to the normal working of laws of nature , or on the other hand to the essential properties and causes of… …   Wikipedia

  • Buddha — /booh deuh, bood euh/, n. 1. Also called Butsu, Gautama, Gautama Buddha. (Prince Siddhattha or Siddhartha) 566? c480 B.C., Indian religious leader: founder of Buddhism. 2. any of a series of teachers in Buddhism, of whom Gautama was the last, who …   Universalium

  • Buddha's Birthday — This article deals with the East Asian holiday. See also Vesak. Buddha s Birthday A statue of the child Gautama Buddha as depicted in his apocryphal story of birth Official name Fódàn (佛誕) Hut a sen (佛仔生) Phật Đản Chopa il (초파일, 初 …   Wikipedia

  • Buddha (manga) — Buddha Cover of Buddha Vol.6 from the Osamu Tezuka Manga Complete Works collection. ブッダ (Budda) Genre Historical, Supernatural …   Wikipedia

  • Buddha — Bud dha, n. [Skr. buddha wise, sage, the enlightened fr. budh to know.] 1. The title of an incarnation of self abnegation, virtue, and wisdom. [1913 Webster] 2. The title of Siddhartha or Gautama, a deified religious teacher of the Buddhists and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Buddha — Bouddha Religions Védisme Brahmanisme Hindouisme Ajîvika Jaïnisme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Buddha Bar — Le Buddha Bar est un Restaurant Bar Lounge parisien, situé 8/12 rue Boissy d Anglas (Place de la Concorde), dans le 8e arrondissement de Paris. Il fait partie du groupe George V Eatertainment.  Ce site est desservi par la station de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Buddha Bar (music) — The Buddha Bar music series is a compilation of lounge and chill out music released by George V records.The Buddha Bar series was started by Claude Challe who compiled and produced the first two albums. The series continues with different… …   Wikipedia

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