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Mahāyāna-saṃgraha


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‘The Mahāyāna Compendium’, a key work of the Yogācāra school in eleven chapters attributed to Asaṇga. It introduces various Yogācāra concepts such as the storehouse consciousness (ālaya-vijñāna), the three natures (tri-svabhāva), the fivefold path (pañca-mārga), and the fruits of enlightenment (bodhi). Although no Sanskrit original has been found, the work survives in Tibetan and Chinese translations together with several important commentaries.

Subjects: Buddhism.


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