Meaning of JHANA/DHYANA in English

JHANA/DHYANA

A jhanais one of the highest levels of awareness that can be reached by the practice of samadhi. There are four jhanas, which together essentially are enlightenment . This is where the monk attains supernormal powers, sees his past lives, and gains wisdom of the true character of reality.Enlightenment

Buddhism English glossary.      Английский глоссарий буддизма.