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Definition: In Mahayana Buddhism, Buddha-nature is the fundamental unity of all existence; the ground of being. Because Buddha-nature pervades all beings, all beings may realize enlightenment.
Also Known As: Buddhata (Sanskrit), Bussho (Japanese)
Alternate Spellings: Buddha Nature

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