The 17 Yogācārabhūmi

The 17 Yogācārabhūmi accessed through the Threefold Way of Śīla,Samādhi & Jñāna


Saṃsāra: THE WORLD WE EXPERIENCE - the media we must work with using the 3 

[Initial Phenomenology]


1. Pañcavijñānakāyasaṃprayukta bhūmi 

2. Manobhūmi 


Samādhi: THE LEVELS OF REFINEMENT OF EXPERIENCE

[Dhyāna Levels]


3. Savitarkāsa vicārā bhūmi 

4. Avitarkā-vicāra mātrā bhūmi 

5. Avitarkā-avicārā bhūmi 


6. Samāhitā bhūmi 

7. Asamāhitā bhūmi 


8. Sacittikā bhumi 

9. Acittikā bhūmi 


Śīla: THE 3 APPROACHES THAT ORIENT US TO EXPERIENCE

[Hearing, Thinking, Cultivation]


10. Śrutamayī bhumi 

11. Cintāmayī bhūmi 

12. Bhāvanāmayī bhumi 


Jñāna/Prajñā: THE SEQUENCE OF CONDUCT THAT TRANSFORMS EXPERIENCE


[Śrāvaka-bhūmi]

13. Śrāvaka bhumi 


[Pratyekabuddha-bhūmi]

14. Pratyekabuddha bhūmi 


[Bodhisattva-bhūmi]

15. Bodhisattva bhūmi 


[Nirvana with and without Remainder]

16. Sopādhikā bhūmi 

17. Nirupādhikā bhūmi 

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