Definitions for "Mahayana Buddhism"
A form of Buddhism that sees an immediate goal in following the ways of the Bodhisattva (an enlightened, extremely compassionate person) in leading all beings to liberation.
one of two great schools of Buddhist doctrine emphasizing a common search for universal salvation especially through faith alone; the dominant religion of China and Tibet and Japan
A form of Buddhism that stresses universal salvation and compassion for others rather than the pursuit of individual perfection.