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Great Wisdom

Pali:
Panna
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Sanskrit:
Panna
Synonyms:
intelligence, understanding, insight, non-discriminating knowledge, intuitive apprehension
Definition :

In traditional Buddhist texts, Great Wisdom is defined as the understanding of the true nature of phenomena; the comprehension of the characteristics of things or phenomena with skillful means.

In the context of meditation, it is the ability to understand the three characteristics of all things (Three Seals); Dissatisfaction (Dukkha), Impermanence (Anicca) and Not-Self (Anatta).

Great Wisdom is one of the ten Perfections (Paramis).

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