Definition of supermundane in English:



  • Above or superior to the earth or worldly affairs.

    • ‘Without a realization of one's purpose on Earth, it is not possible to venture into the supermundane spheres.’
    • ‘The Vedanta is supermundane, not because it looks down in any way on the dreary earth with a transcendental egoism, but because it transforms and then embraces its fallen brother, the mundane life, in its bosom of an all-inclusive knowledge and love.’
    • ‘When accompanied by skilful means and insight and adopted by Bodhisattvas, however, it is said to be supermundane as it then leads to liberation.’