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Tathata / Ultimate Nature of All Things

China zhēn rú
Japan shinnyo
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This comes from the Sanskrit and Pali word often romanized as "tathata" or "tathatā." Originally written, "तथता."

It's a Buddhist term that is often translated as "thusness" or "suchness" but this does not explain it.
A better explanation may be, "the ultimate nature of all things." However, this gives it too strong of a feeling. This concept is sometimes described as being in awe of the simple nature of something - like a blade of grass blowing in the wind, or ripples on water. It is what it is supposed to be, these things are following their nature. Amazing in their mundane simplicity.

Every sect of Buddhism will have a slightly different flavor, or explanation, so don't get fixated on one definition.


Notes: Sometimes Buddhists use the word dharmatā, a synonym to tathatā.

In Japan, this can also be the female given name Mayuki, or the surname Majo.


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Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

真如

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Mandarin zhēn rú / zhen1 ru2
Taiwan chen ju
Japanese shinnyo しんにょ
Chinese Tathata
Japanese (Buddhist term) tathata (the ultimate nature of all things); (female given name) Mayuki; (surname) Majo; (surname, female given name) Shinnyo

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Mandarin/ ru2
Taiwan ju
Japanese mokoro もころ
 nyo にょ
 goto ごと
 koto こと
Chinese as; as if; such as
Japanese (Buddhist term) tathata (the ultimate nature of all things); (out-dated or obsolete kana usage) (adverbial noun) like; similar to; same as; (female given name) Yuki; (male given name) Hitoshi; (female given name) Naho
tathā 多陀; 但他 (or 怛他), so, thus, in such manner, like, as. It is used in the sense of the absolute, the 空 śūnya, which is 諸佛之實相 the reality of all Buddhas; hence 如 ru is 賃相 the undifferentiated whole of things, the ultimate reality; it is 諸法之性 the nature of all things, hence it connotes 法性 faxing which is 眞實之際極 the ultimate of reality, or the absolute, and therefore connotes 實際 ultimate reality. The ultimate nature of all things being 如 ru, the one undivided same, it also connotes 理 li, the principle or theory behind all things, and this 理 li universal law, being the 眞實 truth or ultimate reality; 如 ru is termed 眞如 bhūtatathatā, the real so, or suchness, or reality, the ultimate or the all, i. e. the 一如 yiru. In regard to 如 ju as 理 li the Prajñā-pāramitā puṇḍarīka makes it the 中 zhong, neither matter nor nothingness. It is also used in the ordinary sense of so, like, as (cf yathā).

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Title CharactersRomaji(Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Tathata
Ultimate Nature of All Things
真如shinnyozhēn rú / zhen1 ru2 / zhen ru / zhenru chen ju / chenju

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