divine being

A limited (sentient) being in the rebirth state that, out of the six states of rebirth, has the least amount of suffering. This class of being includes some that are on the plane of sensory desires, and all beings on the plane of ethereal forms and the plane of formless beings. Also called a "god."

Tibetan: lha

Sanskrit: deva

J Hopkins: god.

Other languages

العربية: كائن سامي
Deutsch: Götterwesen
Italiano: essere divino
Русский: божественное существо
Tiếng Việt: chư thiên

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