Arhat

From Rigpa Wiki
Revision as of 04:37, 21 February 2007 by Adam (talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search

Arhat [Skt.] (Tib. drachompa; dgra bcom pa). The ultimate result of the shravaka yana and pratyekabuddha yana. One who has completely overcome the enemy of the disturbing emotions and is therefore worthy of praise.

There are two kinds of Arhat: those with remainder and those without remainder.