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the branch of philosophy that deals with the first principles of things, including abstract concepts such as being, knowing, identity, time, and space.
a hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence)
a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work (thầy chùa)
is similar to cause and effect, and closely links to the Four Noble Truths. Desire causes suffering, one is dependent on the other. Following the path causes desire to reduce and so causes suffering to be reduced.
(n.) a belief, principle, or teaching; a system of such beliefs or principles; a formulation of such beliefs or principles
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