84000 Glossary of Terms

Our trilingual glossary combining entries from all of our publications into one useful resource, giving translations and definitions of thousands of terms, people, places, and texts from the Buddhist canon.

ཡོངས་སུ་མྱ་ངན་ལས་འདའ་བ། | Glossary of Terms

    ཡོངས་སུ་མྱ་ངན་ལས་འདའ་བ།

    yongs su mya ngan las ’da’ ba

    parinirvāṇa

  • Term
Publications: 15

The final or complete nirvāṇa, which occurs when an arhat or a buddha passes away. It implies the non-residual nirvāṇa where the aggregates have also been consumed within emptiness. (Provisional 84000 definition. New definition forthcoming.)