Prajñā Group (般若衆, Hannyashū)
|Anime||Naruto Shippūden Episode #199|
|Appears in||Anime and Manga|
|Affiliations||Land of Woods|
The Prajñā Group (般若衆, Hannyashū) is a regiment of the ANBU of the Land of Woods. They were all but annihilated by Root, but at the time of the Kage Summit, there were still remnants of the group out for revenge. The seventeen who tried to assassinate Danzō Shimura were killed by him. They fought with extremely long kunai.
- Prajñā is a Hindu concept (also found in Buddhism), often translated as wisdom. There are many interpretations of Prajñā, but it usually refers to the wisdom that is able to extinguish afflictions and bring about enlightenment.