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Definition of Bodhisattva

Bodhisattva
Bodhisat Bo"dhi*sat, Bodhisattva Bo`dhi*satt"va, Bodhisattwa Bo`dhi*satt"wa, n. [Skr. b[=o]dhisattva (perh. through Pali b[=o]dhisatt[=o]); fr. b[=o]dhi knowledge, enlightenment + sattva being, essence.] (Buddhism) One who has reached the highest degree of saintship, so that in his next incarnation he will be a Buddha, or savior of the world. -- Bo"dhi*sat`ship, n.

Meaning of Bodhisattva from wikipedia

- In Buddhism, a bodhisattva (/ˌboʊdiːˈsʌtvə/ BOH-dee-SUT-və; Sanskrit: 𑀩𑁄𑀥𑀺𑀲𑀢𑁆𑀢𑁆𑀯 (Brahmī), romanized: bodhisattva) or bodhisatva is a person...
- The Bodhisattva vow is a vow (Sanskrit: praṇidhāna, lit. aspiration or resolution) taken by some Mahāyāna Buddhists to achieve full buddhahood for the...
- अवलोकितेश्वर, IPA: /ˌʌvəloʊkɪˈteɪʃvərə/), also known as Avalokitasvara, is a bodhisattva who embodies the comp****ion of all Buddhas. He has 108 avatars, one notable...
- (simplified Chinese: 观音; traditional Chinese: 觀音; pinyin: Guānyīn) is a bodhisattva ****ociated with comp****ion. She is the East Asian equivalent of Avalokiteśvara...
- In Buddhist thought, a bodhisattva (Hindi, Devanagari: बोधिसत्व; Burmese: ဗောဓိသတ်;Sinhalese:බෝධිසත්ව ; Chinese: 菩薩; pinyin: púsà; ****anese pronunciation:...
- called the "Bodhisattva Vehicle" (Bodhisattvayāna). Mahāyāna Buddhism generally sees the goal of becoming a Buddha through the bodhisattva path as being...
- The Bodhisattva Precepts (Skt. bodhisattva-śīla, traditional Chinese: 菩薩戒; ; pinyin: Púsà Jiè, ****anese: bosat****i) are a set of ethical trainings (śīla)...
- "All Good") is a bodhisattva in Buddhism ****ociated with practice and meditation. Together with Gautama Buddha and the bodhisattva Mañjuśrī, he forms...
- Địa Tạng, Standard Tibetan: ས་ཡི་སྙིང་པོ་ Wylie: sa yi snying po) is a bodhisattva primarily revered in East Asian Buddhism and usually depicted as a Buddhist...
- Mahayana bodhisattva (a being striving towards Buddhahood) and the act of giving rise to bodhicitta (bodhicittotpāda) is what makes a bodhisattva a bodhisattva...