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Saṁvega {pi}

Pāḷi; √ Saṁvega
alt. sp.: IPA: s̪ə̃ʋeːgə, Velthuis: Sa.mvega, readable: samvega, simple: Samvega
translation ~:
khmer: សំវេគ
thai: สํเวค
sinhal.: සංවේග
burm.: သံဝေဂ


[dic] Saṁvega (Samvega)

Saṁvega: also often spelled samvega, saṃvega, or saṅgvega.

ATI Glossary

saṁvega: The oppressive sense of shock, dismay, and alienation that comes with realizing the futility and meaninglessness of life as it's normally lived; a chastening sense of one's own complacency and foolishness in having let oneself live so blindly; and an anxious sense of urgency in trying to find a way out of the meaningless cycle. [ more ]


Buddhist Dictionary

by late Ven. Nyanalokita Thera:

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PTS Dictionary

by the Pali Text Society:


Glossary Thanissaro

Saṁvega: A sense of chastened dismay over the meaninglessness and futility of life as it is ordinarily lived, combined with a strong sense of urgency in looking for a way out.


Illustrated Glossary of Pāli Terms

by Ven. Varado Maha Thera:

Glossary various Teacher

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See also

Suttas and Dhammadesanā

saṁvega: (spiritual urgency; chastened dispassion). See also Death; pasāda.


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