Three worse rebirth states

Rebirth in one of the three classes of limited beings (sentient beings) – animal (creeping creature), preta (clutching ghost) or a hell being (trapped being in a joyless realm) – that experience relatively more suffering than those reborn in the three better rebirth states.

Tibetan: ངན་འགྲོ་གསུམ། ngan-'gro gsum

Other languages

Deutsch: Drei schlimmere Wiedergeburtszustände
Русский: Три худших перерождения