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As defined by the Yogacara School, Alaya means the "storehouse", implying that this consciousness contains and preserves all past memories and potential psychic energy within its fold; it is the reservoir of all ideas, memories and desires ...
The Philosophy of Hwa Yen Buddhism by Garma C C Chang
Alaya Consciousness. The fundamental consciousness of all sentient beings, proposed by the Yogacara School. Alaya means the “store-house,“ implying that this consciousness contains and preserves all the potential psychic energy within ...
by Deborah Winslow, Michael D. Woost
The phrase jaatika alaya means love of the nation and is also synonymous with love of the race, here the Sinhala race. The nation, imagined from the site of state betrayal, was Ethnic Violence through Life Histories of Participants 147.
by Norman C. McClelland
Alayavijnana. Alaya means womb or storehouse, while vijnana means consciousness and in the Vi- jnanavada (Way of Consciousness) School of Buddhist philosophy it is the eighth and highest level of consciousness. It is not consciousness ...
One of the Most Important Texts of Mahayana Buddhism, in which Almost All Its Principal Tenets are Presented, Including the Teaching of Zen by Daisetz Teitarō Suzuki
Alaya means a storage-house (tsang, Jj£ in Chinese) where all kinds of goods are kept in storage, and it is the Alayavij Sana's function to store up all the memory (vdsand) of one's thoughts, affections, desires, and deeds. The seeds ( toja) thus ...
A Bilingual Cultural Encyclopedia by Maria Elena Amador
JAMBALAYA = RICE WITH HAM: According to the traditional lore, this word has two origins: French for the rice cooked with ham (iambon means ham) and African (alaya means rice). There are different recipes for this traditional dish.
by Raj Pruthi
Alaya Consciousness The fundamental consciousness of all sentient beings. As defined by the Yogacara School, Alaya means the "storehouse". Implying that this consciousness contains and preserves all past memories and potential psychic ...
by Helen J. Baroni
Alaya. Consciousness. (J. Arayashiki) The storehouse consciousness, the eighth and deepest level of consciousness in the Yogachara (Hosso) schema of human psychology ...
comprising the twofold advantage of a philosophical and an alphabetical arrangement, with appropriate engravings by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Alaya is the capital of a pashalik, although its present importance is by no means considerable. The streets and houses are all described as wearing the appearance of wretchedness. It has but few mosques, and these sufficiently mean.
by Ian Chilvers, John Glaves-Smith
and spirituality, and the rose has many symbolic associations: in 1904 an exhibition called the Crimson Rose or Scarlet Rose (Alaya Roza) had been held in Saratov, Borisov-Musatov's home town, and the Blue Rose was a successor to this.
by Joseph Harold Greenberg
Middle Mongolian xalagan, Written Mongolian alaya(n), Khalkha aiga, Kalmyk аЬсэп, Dagur xalsg, Monguor xaJca. Proto- Tungus *palrja, *paliija (Benzing 45), Nanai pajqa, Manchu falaij- Gu, Ulch pana, Negidal xanija, Orok xaga, Even ...
by Ambalaṅgoḍa Polvattē Buddhadatta, A. P. Buddhadatta Mahāthera
— alaya, — as- aya, m. a lake; an artificial tank. Jalati (jal + a), to shine; to burn. aor. jali. pp. jalita. pr.p. jalanta, jalamana. abs. jali - tva. Jaladhi, jalanidhi, m. the ocean. Jalana, nt. shining; burning. Jalabu ...
by Ramesh Chandra Bisht
The Himalaya Deriving from the Sanskrit (him snow, alaya abode), the Himalaya consists of a collection of massive mountain ranges rising abruptly from the midlands, extending beyond Nepal across Bhutan in the east, and into Pakistan in the ...
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Ben Peek and Alaya Dawn Johnson
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The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.