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MeSH HeadingBuddhism
Tree NumberK01.844.117
AnnotationIM; specify geog if pertinent
Scope NoteThe teaching ascribed to Gautama Buddha (ca. 483 B.C.) holding that suffering is inherent in life and that one can escape it into nirvana by mental and moral self-purification. (Webster, 3d ed)
Entry TermBuddhist Ethics
Allowable QualifiersHI PX
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD002016

MeSH Tree Structures

Humanities [K01]
   Religion [K01.844]
Anthroposophy [K01.844.058]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeBuddhism [K01.844.117]
Christianity [K01.844.188]  +
Hinduism [K01.844.231]
Islam [K01.844.275]
Judaism [K01.844.385]
Religion and Medicine [K01.844.619]
Religion and Psychology [K01.844.664]  +
Religion and Science [K01.844.709]
Religion and Sex [K01.844.754]
Religious Philosophies [K01.844.799]  +
Theology [K01.844.949]

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