DUKKHA


DUKKHA
(Pali) or DUHKHA (Sanskrit)
   one of the three characteristic marks of EXISTENCE in BUDDHISM. It is usually translated "suffering" but this should be understood as a radical suffering which characterizes the whole of existence.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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  • dukkha — noun the three main types of pain, suffering, or stress: physical and mental, impermanence, and conditioned states …   Wiktionary

  • dukkha — /ˈdʌkə/ (say dukuh) noun Buddhism the intense unease and dissatisfaction which arises from an imperfect state of being. {Pali, from Sanskrit} …   Australian English dictionary

  • dukkha — /dooh keuh/, n. Buddhism. the first of the Four Noble Truths, that all human experience is transient and that suffering results from excessive desire and attachment. [ < Pali] …   Useful english dictionary

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