84000 Glossary of Terms

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ལང་ཀ། | Glossary of Terms

    ལང་ཀ།

    sing ha la

    Laṅkā

  • Place
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Publications: 2
Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Laṅka
  • ལང་ཀ
  • lang ka
  • Laṅka

The island presently called Sri Lanka, it was known as Ceylon while it was a British colony.

Translation by Wiesiek Mical
  • Laṅkā
  • ལང་ཀ།
  • སིང་ཧ་ལ།
  • lang ka
  • sing ha la
  • Laṅkā

Present-day Śrī Laṅkā; the capital city of this island.