Overview

pravrajya


Related Overviews

 

'pravrajya' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Buddhism

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(Skt., going forth; Pāli, pabbajjā).

The act of leaving the world and adopting an ascetic lifestyle. It is the lower ordination and the preliminary of the two stages by which one becomes a Buddhist monk.

Subjects: Buddhism.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.