Skill in means

The special discriminating awareness concerning the most effective and appropriate internal methods for actualizing the Buddha's teachings and the most effective and appropriate external methods for making limited beings ripe for attaining liberation and enlightenment. In Mahayana, when conjoined with a bodhichitta, the seventh of the ten far-reaching attitudes.

Tibetan: thabs-mkhas

Sanskrit: upayakaushalya

J. Hopkins: Skill in means/skillful means.

Other languages

Italiano: Mezzi abili
Русский: Искусность в средствах
Tiếng Việt: Phương tiện thiện xảo

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