善根 shàngēn

  1. shàngēn phrase Wholesome Roots
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: Fo Guang Shan
    Notes: (Glossary of Humanistic Buddhism)
  2. shàngēn phrase virtuous roots; wholesome roots; kuśalamūla
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: kuśalamūla, Pali: kusalamūla, Japanese: zengon, Tibetan: dge ba'i rtsa ba. There are different enumerations of wholesome roots. One is (1) alobha 'nongreed,' (2) adveṣa 'nonhatred,' and (3) nondelusion 'amoha.' (BCSD '善根', p. 263; BL 'kuśalamūla', p. 457; FGDB '善根'). For example, 是菩薩有大智慧深善根 'A bodhisattva has great wisdom and deep roots of virtue (Xiaopin, scroll 7 小品般若波羅蜜經).

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  • Scroll 20 Avataṃsakasūtra (Flower Garland Sūtra) 大方廣佛華嚴經 — count: 195
  • Scroll 19 Abhidharmavibhāṣāśāstra (Apitan Pi Po Sha Lun) 阿毘曇毘婆沙論 — count: 153
  • Scroll 35 Abhidharmamahāvibhāṣaśāstra (Apidamo Dapiposha Lun) 阿毘達磨大毘婆沙論 — count: 137
  • Scroll 7 Huayan Jing Tan Xuan Ji 華嚴經探玄記 — count: 127
  • Scroll 30 Avataṃsakasūtra (Flower Garland Sūtra) 大方廣佛華嚴經 — count: 121 , has English translation
  • Scroll 15 Avataṃsakasūtra (Flower Garland Sūtra) 大方廣佛華嚴經 — count: 100
  • Scroll 93 Zong Jing Lu 宗鏡錄 — count: 97 , has English translation
  • Scroll 6 Śāriputrābhidharmaśāstra (Shelifu Apitan Lun) 舍利弗阿毘曇論 — count: 95
  • Scroll 3 Abhidharmavibhāṣāśāstra (Apitan Pi Po Sha Lun) 阿毘曇毘婆沙論 — count: 94
  • Scroll 8 Huayan Jing Tan Xuan Ji 華嚴經探玄記 — count: 91

Collocations

  • 善根因缘 (善根因緣) 是諸眾生以是善根因緣故 — Bei Hua Jing (Karuṇāpuṇḍarīkasūtra) 悲華經, Scroll 1 — count: 6
  • 癡善根 (癡善根) 無癡善根 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 9 — count: 6
  • 善根成就 (善根成就) 若我善根成就得己利者 — Bei Hua Jing (Karuṇāpuṇḍarīkasūtra) 悲華經, Scroll 7 — count: 6
  • 善根如实知 (善根如實知) 善根如實知 — Saṃyuktāgama 雜阿含經, Scroll 14 — count: 4
  • 善根生 (善根生) 我等今者於是善根生隨喜心 — Bei Hua Jing (Karuṇāpuṇḍarīkasūtra) 悲華經, Scroll 2 — count: 4
  • 无贪善根 (無貪善根) 無貪善根 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 9 — count: 4
  • 众生善根 (眾生善根) 瑞應勸發無數億那由他百千眾生善根成就 — Dasheng Bei Fen Tuo Li Jing (Karuṇāpuṇḍarīkasūtra) 大乘悲分陀利經, Scroll 1 — count: 4
  • 善根增上 (善根增上) 以其善根增上勝故 — Beginning of the World (Qi Shi Jing) 起世經, Scroll 7 — count: 4
  • 知善根 (知善根) 知善根 — Middle Length Discourses (Zhong Ahan Jing) 中阿含經, Scroll 7 — count: 4
  • 恚善根 (恚善根) 無恚善根 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 9 — count: 4