great compassion

The wish for all others to be free from suffering and from the causes for suffering. Aimed equally at all beings, it regards them like a mother for her only child, and leads to an exceptional resolve to help them all and a bodhichitta aim to achieve enlightenment so as to be best able to help them.

The wish for everyone to be free from suffering and from the causes for suffering.

Tibetan: snying-rje chen-po

Sanskrit: mahakaruna


Other languages

العربية: الشفقة العظيمة
Italiano: grande compassione
Tiếng Việt: tâm đại bi

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