Arhat

A practitioner, of the shravaka, pratyekabuddha, or bodhisattva class, who has achieved a true stopping of the emotional obscurations (nyon-sgrib) and thus has attained liberation (nirvana) from uncomtrollably recurring rebirth (samsara).

Tibetan: dgra-bcom-pa

Sanskrit: arhat

J. Hopkins: Foe destroyer; worthy one

Synonyms: Liberated being; Foe-destroyer


Other languages

العربية: أرهات
Deutsch: Arhat
Español: Arjat
Italiano: Arhat
Русский: Архат
Tiếng Việt: A la hán
简体中文: 阿罗汉
繁體中文: 阿羅漢

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