Avidyā

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Avidyā may refer to:

  • Avidyā (Buddhism), a Buddhist concept which denotes ignorance of the four noble truths or misunderstanding of the nature of reality.
  • Avidya (Hinduism), a Sanskrit word for ignorance or delusion in the finite self which appears in Hindu texts such as the Upanishads.