Asura

A class of limited beings characterized by extreme jealousy toward the devas (gods, divine beings), with whom they continually fight. The fifth of the six realms of existence.

Tibetan: ལྷ་མ་ཡིན། lha-ma-yin

Sanskrit: asura

Pali: asuro

Synonyms: Antigod; Demigod; Would-be divine


Other languages

العربية: أسورا
Deutsch: Asura
Español: Asura
Русский: Асур
Tiếng Việt: A tu la
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