Pronunciation: (pruj'nyä-pä-rum'i-tu, pruj'nu-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/prajna-paramita.html on line 75 [key]
1. a series of sutras dealing with the perfection of wisdom: systematized by the Madhyamikas.
—pl.) the 10 perfections of the Bodhisattva.
3. (in Mahayana Buddhism) a female deity, the personification of transcendental wisdom.
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