When we read the Buddha’s teachings, we may need to learn some new words. Here is the meaning of some of the words that may be new to you. If you are still unsure about a lot of words, you may want to install some dictionary software.

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  • Once-Returner

    A Once-returner (sakadāgāmi) has removed the three lower fetters of 1) identity view 2) doubt 3) distorted grasp of rules and vows and has weakened the next two: 4) sensual desire 5) ill will.