Definitions

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  • n. A transpersonal faculty of mind higher than the rational mind that might be translated as ‘intuitive intelligence’ or simply ‘higher mind’. It is ‘that which knows’, ie. able to discern truth from falsehood.

Etymologies

From Sanskrit बुद्धि (buddhi). (Wiktionary)

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  • What language?

    August 13, 2009

  • (budh – to be awake; to understand; to know)

    "The word signifies a transpersonal faculty of mind higher than the rational mind that might be translated as ‘intuitive intelligence’ or simply ‘higher mind’. It is ‘that which knows’, ie, able to discern truth from falsehood."

    August 13, 2009