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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A rule or aphorism in Sanskrit literature or a group of aphoristic doctrinal summaries prepared for memorization.

Usage examples (26)
  • The Sanskrit word sutra means a theme of practice.
  • An entry in the glossary explains the word sutra:
  • (His Mountains and Rivers Without End, which he calls "a kind of sutra," spans four decades of poetic and Buddhist practice.)
  • 経行 is composed of the kanji for "sutra" or "to pass through" combined with the kanji for "go" our carry out. for more
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