Buddhist Cosmology

Buddhist cosmology is the description of the shape and evolution of the Universe according to the Buddhist scriptures and commentaries.

Read more about Buddhist Cosmology:  Introduction, Spatial Cosmology, Temporal Cosmology, Mahayana Views

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Buddhist Cosmology - Mahayana Views
... Mahayana Buddhism accepted the cosmology as above ... A cosmology with some difference is further explained in the Worlds, chapter 5 of Avatamsaka Sutra ...
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... as a single large stupa, and when viewed from above takes the form of a giant tantric Buddhist mandala, simultaneously representing the Buddhist cosmology and the nature of mind ... continuation of older megalithic tradition incorporated with Mahayana Buddhist ideas and symbolism ... The monument's three divisions symbolize the three "realms" of Buddhist cosmology, namely Kamadhatu (the world of desires), Rupadhatu (the world of forms ...