In Buddhism, is found the terms "opapatika/upapātika/upapāduka", translated as "spontaneous birth", "spontaneous arising" or/& "self-produced".

In Jainism is found a term "vīsasāpariṇayā", translated as "spontaneous generation".

Is there a similar term found in the Vedas? If so, please kindly quote some examples & contexts.

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    There are similar terms in the vedas. Sep 9, 2021 at 4:12
  • Please kindly list them for me, Swami. Thank you Sep 9, 2021 at 4:31
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    Swayambhu is the term, literally translates to self manifest Sep 9, 2021 at 9:50
  • Thank you very much for your help. Kind regards Sep 18, 2021 at 4:21


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