noun Hinduism, Buddhism.
Words nearby dharma
Origin of dharma
OTHER WORDS FROM dharmadhar·mic, adjective
Examples from the Web for dhamma
This was approved and the Dhamma and Vinaya as chanted by the assembled Bhikkhus were accepted.
Asoka burns with zeal to propagate this Dhamma and his language recalls the utterances of the Dhammapada.
This meeting recited or compiled a new version of the Dhamma and Vinaya.
Only one of them has been translated, the so-called Dhamma Sangani.
If this be thought to rest on a mistranslation, it is certainly true that the dhamma had very little to do with devas.
British Dictionary definitions for dhamma (1 of 2)
Word Origin for dhamma
British Dictionary definitions for dhamma (2 of 2)
- the essential principle of the cosmos; natural law
- conduct that conforms with this