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ཕས་ཕམ་པ། | Glossary of Terms


    phas pham pa


  • Term
Publications: 1
Translation by Jampa Tenzin · Ngawang Tenzin · Christian Bernert · Julia C. Stenzel
  • Fundamental transgression
  • ཕས་ཕམ་པ།
  • phas pham pa
  • pārājika

The four downfalls for monastics resulting in the forfeit of the monastic vows: sexual intercourse, theft, murder, and claiming greater realization than one has.