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pāramī {pi}

Pāḷi; √ pāramī
alt. sp.: IPA: pɑːɾəmiː, Velthuis: paaramii, readable: paaramii, simple: parami
translation ~:
khmer: បារមី
thai: ปารมี
sinhal.: පාරමී
burm.: ပါရမီ


[dic] pāramī (parami)

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ATI Glossary

pāramī, pāramitā: Perfection of the character. A group of ten qualities developed over many lifetimes by a bodhisatta, which appear as a group in the Pāḷi canon only in the Jataka (“Birth Stories”): generosity (dāna), virtue (sīla), renunciation (nekkhamma), discernment (paññā), energy/persistence (viriya), patience/forbearance (khanti), truthfulness (sacca), determination (adhiṭṭhāna), good will (mettā), and equanimity (upekkhā). [ more ]


Buddhist Dictionary

by late Ven. Nyanalokita Thera:

PTS Dictionary

by the Pali Text Society:


Glossary Thanissaro

Pāramī: Perfection; qualities that lead to awakening — generosity, virtue, renunciation, discernment, persistence, endurance, truthfulness, determination, goodwill, and equanimity.


Illustrated Glossary of Pāli Terms

by Ven. Varado Maha Thera:

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Glossary various Teacher

pāramī: accumulated wholesome spiritual qualities or perfections, especially referring to virtues cultivated and developed in past lives. The ten pāramī are generosity, moral conduct, renunciation, wisdom, energy, patience, truthfulness, determination, lovingkindness, and equanimity. (Source: Glossary late Ven. Ajahn Chah)


See also

Suttas and Dhammadesanā

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