Definition of sunyata in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈSHo͞onyəˌtä/ Pronunciation: /ˈso͞on-/


Variant of shunyata.
Example sentences
  • In the same way, purification of defilements is part of the process of enlightenment, and it is necessary for our ultimate realization of sunyata.
  • Bodhisattvas, because of the intense development of their love and compassion, have come to understand sunyata, the emptiness of all phenomena.
  • There's certainly an affinity between the Buddhist idea of sunyata of emptiness, and the Western mystical teaching of nothingness.

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Syllabification: sun·ya·ta

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