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 +======= Shastra ======
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 +The [[non-profit]] [[501(c)3]] [[religious association]] Medicine Buddha Healing Center and its [[Ayurveda Healing Arts Institute]] and [[Nalanda University]] are non-profit Buddhist [[educational institution]]s and offer [[distance learning]].
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 +All our materials are distributed to our [[enrolled student]]s via [[Hyperlinked Shastra commentary]] for [[Non-Profit Educational Purposes for Distance Learning]] and are based on [[Fair Use]].
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 +The [[wp>​Editor]]'​s and [[wp>​anonymous]] [[wp>​Pandita]] [[wp>​Commentator]]'​s [[wp>​intent]] is to [[wp>​redact]] an extensive [[wp>​non-profit]] educational-use-only commentaried [[wp>​synthesis]] [[wp>​redaction]] of [[Buddhist Ayurveda]] based on the [[wp>​concept]]s of the following [[wp>​discipline]]s:​ [[wp>​Explication]],​ [[wp>​Explanation]],​ [[wp>​Translational science]], [[wp>​Syncretism]],​ [[wp>​Moral syncretism]],​ [[wp>​Exegesis]],​ [[wp>​Eisegesis]],​ [[wp>​Exegete#​Indian_philosophy]],​ [[wp>​Shastra]],​ [[wp>​Hermeneutics]],​ [[wp>​Source criticism]],​ [[wp>​Source evaluation]],​ [[wp>​Critical reading]], [[wp>​Textual criticism]],​ [[wp>​Historical criticism]],​ [[wp>​Redaction Criticism]],​ [[wp>​Content analysis]] with [[wp>​Peer review]] using [[wp>​hyperlink]]ing via [[Wiki]]. This is offered to our [[enrolled students]] for [[Non-Profit Educational Purposes for Distance Learning]] by this [[Non-Profit Educational Institution]] [[free of charge]].
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 +Part of the List of [[Dharma Terms]] from the [[Buddhist Ayurveda]] Course ([[SKT220]] ) on [[Sanskrit Terms]] of [[Ayurveda]] and [[Dharma]]
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 +====== What is Shastra? ======
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 +[[Shastra]]
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 +[[Shastra]] is a [[Sanskrit]] term which can refer either to a [[commentary]] on one of
 +the [[Sutra]]s or to an in[[dependent]] [[Treatise]] on some [[aspect]] or [[aspect]]s of the
 +[[Buddha Dharma]].
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 +"​[[Shastra]]s are discussions. [[First]] of all, they tell what is [[right]] and what is
 +[[wrong]]. [[Right]] is [[right]] and [[wrong]] is de[[finite]]ly [[wrong]]. One must not take what
 +is [[right]] as [[wrong]], nor should one take what is [[wrong]] as [[right]]. And so we
 +should discuss [[thing]]s and in this [[way]] come to [[understand]] them [[clear]]ly. For
 +[[people]] who leave the home-[[life]] ([[Sangha]] of [[Bhikshu]]s and [[Bhikshuni]]s),​ [[cultivation]] is [[right]] and failing to
 +[[cultivate]] is [[wrong]].
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 +"The [[second]] [[thing]] which [[Shastra]]s discuss is what is [[deviant]] and what is
 +[[proper]]. What is [[deviant]] is de[[finite]]ly [[deviant]] and what is [[proper]] is
 +decidedly [[proper]]. You must not take what is [[deviant]] and consider it to be
 +[[proper]], nor take what is [[proper]] and consider it [[deviant]]. That's another
 +reason why there must be discussions.
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 +"The [[third]] reason for discussion is to distinguish [[good]] and [[evil]]. [[Good]] is
 +[[good]] and [[evil]] is [[evil]]. You cannot regard what is [[good]] as [[being]] [[evil]], nor
 +regard what is [[evil]] as [[being]] [[good]].
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 +"The [[fourth]] function of [[Shastra]]s is to discuss [[cause and effect]]. A [[cause]] is
 +decidedly a [[cause]] and an [[effect]] is de[[finite]]ly an [[effect]]. You can't call a
 +[[cause]] an [[effect]], nor an [[effect]] a [[cause]]. You must make your discriminations
 +[[clear]]ly.
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 +"The [[fifth]] [[aspect]] of [[Shastra]]s is to clarify [[defilement]] and [[purity]].
 +[[defilement]] is [[defilement]] and [[purity]] is [[purity]]. You must not take [[defilement]]
 +to be [[purity]] or [[purity]] to be [[defilement]]. You must not be [[upside-down]]. And so
 +what [[Shastra]]s do is [[discriminate]] these [[clear]]ly."​ ([[HD]] 7)
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 +1) [[Chinese]]:​ lun ; 2) [[Sanskrit]]:​ [[Shastra]];​ 3) [[Pali]] ; 4) Alternate [[translation]]s:​
 +discourse; [[commentary]];​ [[Treatise]],​ discussion.
 +
 +[[See Also]]: [[Tripitaka]],​ [[Abhidharma]],​ [[Shantideva]]'​s [[Guide to the Bodhisattva Way]], [[Nalanda Acharyas]], [[Nagarjuna]],​ [[Arydeva]],​ [[Chandrakirti]],​ [[Chandragomin]],​ [[Shantideva]],​ [[Kamalashila]],​ [[Asanga]], [[Vasubandhu]],​ [[Dharmakirti]],​ [[Atisha]], [[Hsuan Hua]], [[Tsong Khapa]], [[Hui Neng]]
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 +[[BTTS References]]:​ [[HD]] 6-8.
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 +List of [[Dharma Terms]] | [[Buddha | Previous Term]] | [[Dharma | Next Term]]
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 +Return to the [[Buddhist Ayurveda Encyclopedia]] and 
 +[[Glossary of Dharma]] and [[Ayurvedic Terms]] | [[Recent Changes]]
 +
 +====== Fair Use Bibliographic Sources ======
 +[[Fair Use]]: ​
 +Primary [[Fair Use]] Compilation Source: [[Ron Epstein]], Ph.D, compiler, [[Buddhism A to Z]], Burlingame, [[California]],​ [[Buddhist Text Translation Society]], 2003, p. 
 +[[ISBN 0881393533]] ​ Paperback: 284 pages. ​ http://​www.BTTSOnline.org ​    ​www.Amazon.com ​  
 +http://​www.bttsonline.org/​product.aspx?​pid=118
 +http://​www.amazon.com/​gp/​product/​0881393533/​ref=ase_medicinebuddh-20
 +and many other sources (see [[Bibliography]]).
 +
 +Primary Original Source: The [[Tripitaka]] of [[Sutra]], [[Shastra]] and [[Vinaya]] [[Dharma]] teachings (as found in the scripture storehouse of the [[India]]n [[Sanskrit]]- [[Siddham]],​ [[Chinese]],​ [[Tibetan]] and [[Japanese]] traditions of the [[Nalanda Tradition]] of ancient [[Nalanda University]]) of [[Shakyamuni Buddha]], and his [[Arya]] [[Sagely]] [[Bodhisattva]] [[Bhikshu]] [[Monk]] and [[Upasaka]] disciples.
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 +These [[Good and Wise Advisors]] ([[Kaliyanamitra]]) [[Dharma Master]] teachers include [[Arya]] [[Venerable]]s [[Om Tare Tuttare Ture]] [[Om Ah Hum]] and [[Namo]] to [[Jivaka]], [[Charaka]],​ [[Lao Zi]] - [[Mahakashapa]],​ [[Ashwagosha]],​ [[Shantideva]] - [[Hui Neng]] - [[Shen Kai]] [[Sheng Ren Shr]], [[Bodhidharma]],​ the 16 [[Nalanda Acharyas]] 1. [[Nagarjuna]]-[[Manjushri]],​ 2. [[Arydeva]],​ 3. [[Buddhapalita]],​ 4. [[Bhavaviveka]],​ 5. [[Chandrakirti]] and [[Chandragomin]],​ 6. [[Shantideva]],​ 7. [[Shantarakshita]],​ 8. [[Kamalashila]],​ 9. [[Asanga]]-[[Maitreya]],​ 10. [[Vasubhandu]],​ 11. [[Dignaga]],​ 12. [[Dharmakirti]],​ 13. [[Vimuktisena]],​ 14. [[Haribhadra]],​ 15. [[Gunaprabha]],​ 16. [[Shakyaprabha]];​ [[Dharmarakshita]],​ [[Atisha]], [[Tsong Khapa]], [[Thogme Zangpo]], [[Nyingma]] [[Padmasambhava]],​ [[Yeshe Tsogyel]], [[Machig Lapdron]], [[Tilopa]], [[Naropa]], [[Milarepa]],​ [[Sakya Pandita]], [[Kumarajiva]],​ [[Xuan Zang]], [[Baozhi]], [[Hui Yuan]], ​ [[Daosheng]],​ [[Changzhi]],​ [[Fazang]], [[Han Shan]], [[Shi De]], [[Yunmen]], [[Nichiren]],​ [[Honen]], [[Shinran]],​ [[Kukai]], [[Dogen]], [[Hakuin]], [[Jamgon Kongtrul]], [[Nyingma]] [[Penor Rinpoche]], [[Bakula Rinpoche]], [[Dagri Rinpoche]], [[Kirti Tsenshab Rinpoche]], [[Geshe Lama Kongchog]], [[Longchen Rapjampa]] - [[Gosok Rinpoche]], [[Phabongkha Rinpoche]], [[Patrul Rinpoche]], [[Tenzin Gyatso]] the [[Dalai Lama]], [[Sakya Trizin]], [[Hsu Yun]], [[Hsuan Hua]], [[Lama Zopa Rinpoche]], [[Choden Rinpoche]], [[Garchen Rinpoche]], [[Karmapa]],​ [[Mingyur Rinpoche]], [[Geshe Ngwang Dakpa]], [[Geshe Sopa Rinpoche]], [[Seung Sahn]], [[Thich Nhat Hanh]], [[Ajahn Chah]], [[Ajahn Sumedho]], [[S. N. Goenka]], [[Mama Ayur Punya Jyana Pushtim Kuriye Svaha]], making [[offerings]] and [[b [[bowing]] at your feet I make [[request]]s. Please bestow on me the [[two attainments]] of [[Maha]] [[Punya]] and [[Maha]] [[Prajna Paramita]]. And [[Om Ah Hum]] thanks to other [[modern day masters]]. ​ We consider them to be in accord with [[Tripitaka Master]] [[Hsuan Hua]]’s "​[[Seven Guidelines for Recognizing Genuine Teachers]]"​
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 +[[Nalanda Online University]]'​s teachings are based especially on the following [[Buddhist Scriptures]]:​ [[Lama]] [[Tsong Khapa]]'​s [[Lam Rim]], the Dharma Flower [[Lotus Sutra]], the [[Avatamsaka Sutra]], the [[Shurangama Sutra]], the [[Ksitigarbha Sutra]], the [[Bhaisajya Guru Sutra]], the [[Dharani Sutra]], the [[Vajra Sutra]], the [[Prajna Paramita]] Hridayam [[Heart Sutra]], the [[Vimalakirti Sutra]], the [[Sanghata Sutra]], the [[Sutra of Golden Light]], the [[Srimala Devi Sutra]], the [[Sutra in 42 Sections]], the [[Mahaparinirvana Sutra]], the [[Hui Neng Sutra]], [[Vasubandhu]]'​s [[Shastra on the Door to Understanding the Hundred Dharmas]], Maitreya'​s [[Ornament for Clear Realizations]] ([[Abhisamayalamkara]]),​ [[Chandrakirti]]'​s [[Supplement to Nagarjuna’s Treatise on the Middle Way]] ([[Madhyamakavatara]]),​ [[Vasubandhu]]'​s [[Treasury of Manifest Knowledge]] ([[Abhidharmakosha]]) and the [[Tantra]]s and [[Mantra]]s of the [[Vajrayana]] the [[42 Hands and Eyes]], [[Guhyasamaja]],​ the [[Kalachakra]],​ the [[Vajrayogini]],​ the [[Heruka]], the [[Chakrasamvara]],​ the [[Chod]], the [[Hayagriva]],​ the [[Hevajra]],​ the [[Yamantaka]],​ the [[Kalarupa]],​ the [[Manjushri Nama Samgiti]], the [[Vajrakilaya]],​ the [[Vajrapani]],​ the [[Vajra Claws Dakini]], the [[Mahakala]],​ the [[Tara]], the [[White Umbrella Goddess]] ([[She Dan Do Bo Da La]]), [[Kirti Losang Trinle]]'​s [[Grounds and Paths of Secret Mantra]], and [[Aku Sherab Gyatso]]'​s [[The Two Stages of the Guhyasamaja Tantra]] and their commentaries ([[shastra]]s) by the above Arya [[Tripitakacharya]] [[Dharma Master]]s. Making [[offerings]] and [[bowing]] at your feet I make [[request]]s. Please bestow on me the [[two attainments]] of [[Maha]] [[Punya]] and [[Maha]] [[Prajna Paramita]].
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 +Secondary [[Fair Use]] Compilation Source: The [[Seeker’s Glossary of Buddhism]], 2nd ed., San Francisco, California: Sutra Translation Committee of the United States and Canada, 1998: http://​www.budaedu.org.tw
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 +Secondary [[Fair Use]] Compilation Source: Muller, Charles, editor, [[Digital Dictionary of Buddhism]] [DDB], Toyo Gakuen University, Japan, 2007:  Username is "​guest",​ with no password.
 +http://​buddhism-dict.net/​ddb - Based in large part on the [[Dictionary of Chinese Buddhist Terms]] with Sanskrit and English Equivalents (by [[Soothill]] and Hodous) Delhi, India: [[Motilal Banarsidass]],​ 1997.
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 +Secondary [[Fair Use]] Compilation Source: Ehrhard, Diener, Fischer, et al, The [[Shambhala Dictionary of Buddhism and Zen]], Boston, Massachusetts:​ [[Shambhala Publications]],​ 1991.  296 pages. ​ ISBN 978-0-87773-520-5 ​ http://​www.Shambhala.com,​
 +http://​www.amazon.com/​gp/​product/​0877735204/​ref=ase_medicinebuddh-20,​
 +http://​www.shambhala.com/​html/​catalog/​items/​isbn/​978-0-87773-520-5.cfm
 +Secondary [[Fair Use]] Compilation Source: [[Vaidya]] [[Vasant Lad]], [[Textbook of Ayurveda]], [[Ayurvedic Press]], 2002; 
 +[[Vasant Lad]], [[BAMS]], [[MAsc]], [[Ayurvedic Institute Gurukula Notes]], [[Ayurvedic Institute]],​ 1994-2006; ​
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 +NOTE: Numerous corrections and enhancements have been made under [[Shastra tradition]] and "​[[Fair Use]]" by an [[Anonymous]] [[Buddhist Monk]] [[Redactor]] (Compiler) of this Online [[Buddhist Encyclopedia]] Compilation) ​
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