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World Period, Definition(s)

World Period means something in Buddhism, Pali Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article:

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formation, dissolution: s. kappa.

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· Realm of Humans
cf. loka, gati.
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· Realm of Gods
The gods, or devas, live in a state of bliss in the realm of heaven. Later sourc...
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· Brahma World
The mental state of the devas of the Brahma worlds corresponds to the first dhya...
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· Saha Lokadhatu
this world to be endured, this earth
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· Realm of Hell
The lowest of the six realms of samsara. See Joyful Path of Good Fortune.
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· Realm of Titans
At the bottom are the angry gods, called Titans or asuras, who hate the devas. L...
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· Realm of Animals
Animals are used by humans and lack the necessary awareness to become enlightene...
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· Immaterial World
arūpa-loka; s. loka.
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· Flower Store World
The entire cosmos, consisting of worlds upon worlds ad infinitum, as described i...
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· Lotus Treasury World
See "Ocean Wide Lotus Assembly."
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· World Honoured One
One of the titles of the Buddha. In Sutras, this is the respected title of Shaky...
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· World Council Of Churches
The "fellowship of Churches which accept our Lord Jesus Christ as God and Savior...
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· Evil World of Five Turbidities
It refers to the world on Earth. The Five Turbidities are - the Kalpa Turbidi...
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· Buddhism And The Roman World
Several instances of interaction between Buddhism and the Roman world are docume...
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· Loka
That which is called world (loka) comes from an erroneous thought (viparyasta...
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