Guṇapāramitā

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Key Term guṇapāramitā
In Tibetan Script ཡོན་ཏན་ཕ་རོལ་ཏུ་ཕྱིན་པ་
Wylie Tibetan Transliteration yon tan pha rol tu phyin pa
Devanagari Sanskrit Script गुणपारमिता
Romanized Sanskrit guṇapāramitā
Chinese Script 功德波羅蜜‎
Chinese Pinyin gōngdébōluómì
Japanese Script kudokuharamitsu
English Standard perfect qualities
Term Type Noun
Source Language Sanskrit
Basic Meaning In the Śrīmālādevī Siṃhanāda Sūtra it is explained that the dharmakāya of a buddha possesses the four perfect qualities of purity, bliss, permanence, and self.
Definitions


"Truth body" or "true being" - One of the three bodies of a Buddha, in Mahāyāna Buddhism, it often refers to a kind of fundamental principle or the true nature of reality itself.