Self-nature

Something on the side of an object or phenomenon that (1) establishes the existence, in general, of the object or phenomenon and (2) establishes, as well, what the object or phenomenon is. Something on the side of an object or phenomenon that (1) establishes the existence, in general, of the object or phenomenon and (2) establishes, as well, what the object or phenomenon is. A self-nature may do this either by its own power alone, or by its own power in conjunction with mental labeling. The term may also be translated as "self-establishing nature."

Tibetan: rang-bzhin

J. Hopkins: Nature/inherent existence/inherent nature.


Other languages

Deutsch: Selbstnatur
Italiano: Natura intrinseca
Русский: Собственная природа
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