84000 Glossary of Terms

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ལྷག་མཐོང་། | Glossary of Terms

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  • ལྷག་མཐོང་།
  • lhag mthong
  • lhag par mthong ba
  • vipaśyanā
  • vipaśyana
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An important form of Buddhist meditation focusing on developing insight into the nature of phenomena. Often presented as part of a pair of meditation techniques, the other being śamatha, “calm abiding”.