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  • noun

Synonyms for Arhat

a Buddhist who has attained nirvana


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We might also observe that Ananda is the very last of the Buddha's senior disciples to attain arhatship.
Compared with the situation in the Pali Canon, in which women are at least as capable as men of attaining the highest goal, arhatship, the position of women in Mahayana has hardly changed for the better.