Paramita” is a Sanskrit term, which means “perfection” – perfection in attitude, action and practice. According to Buddhist teachings the accomplishment of these perfections will result in the achievement of the ultimate perfection of wisdom that is enlightenment.  

There are lists of 6 or 10 Paramitas depending upon the particular tradition.

Here is a link to the 6 Paramitas

Here is a link to the 10 Paramitas




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