Buddhist Vocabulary

Buddhist Vocabulary

2020-09-07T15:23:13-07:00

COMPASSION The noble heart that feels the suffering of another being as if it were its own and wishes for all beings to be free of suffering and its causes. Tibetan: snying rje (Wylie), nying je (phonetics) Sanskrit & Pāli: karuṇā snying = king, majesty, sovereign, noble rje = heart, mind, courage The courageous, noble heart that, based on the recognition of the equality of self and other, one recognizes and experiences that another’s pain

Buddhist Vocabulary2020-09-07T15:23:13-07:00