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    shī     the practice of selfless giving / dāna

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Grammar: Noun
Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: dāna, Pāli: dāna, Japanese: se; the first of the 六度 'six paramitas' (ABCE '施'; JEBD 'se'; Unihan '施')
Concept: 波罗蜜 Paramita
Topic: Buddhism

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