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Eastern philosophy

Terms that relate to the philosophy of South and East Asia.

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Eastern philosophy

Eightfold Path

Philosophy; Eastern philosophy

The way or practice recommended in Buddhism that includes Right View, Right Aim, Right Speech, Right Action, Right Living, Right Effort, Right Mindfulness, and Right Contemplation.


Philosophy; Eastern philosophy

The Western word for the religious beliefs and practices of the majority of the people of India.

Siddhartha Gautama Buddha

Philosophy; Eastern philosophy

An Indian prince and founder of Buddhism, sought the causes of and cures for human suffering.


Philosophy; Eastern philosophy

The way or ethic of the samurai warrior, based on service and demanding rigorous training, usually both in the military and literary arts.


Philosophy; Eastern philosophy

The warrior aristocracy of Japan.


Philosophy; Eastern philosophy

An influential Chinese philosopher who lived around the 4th century BC during the Warring States Period, a period corresponding to the philosophical summit of Chinese thought — the Hundred Schools of ...


Philosophy; Eastern philosophy

The idea that your point of departure in life is determined by your decisions and deeds in earlier lives.

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