84000 Glossary of Terms

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ཡང་དག་པ་མ་ཡིན་པ་ཀུན་བརྟགས་པ། | Glossary of Terms

    ཡང་དག་པ་མ་ཡིན་པ་ཀུན་བརྟགས་པ།

    yang dag pa ma yin pa kun brtags pa

    abhūtaparikalpita

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Translation by Dr. Shenghai Li · Zhuo Siyu
  • Falsely imagined
  • ཡང་དག་པ་མ་ཡིན་པ་ཀུན་བརྟགས་པ།
  • yang dag pa ma yin pa kun brtags pa
  • abhūtaparikalpita

Something unreal that is constructed through imagination. Along with its related form abhūtaparikalpa, it conveys an important concept in Yogācāra Buddhist philosophy.