ཀིང་ཤུ་ཀ | Glossary of Terms
king shu ka
- gyen shugs
- rkyen shugs
A type of gem, presumably red as in the blossoms of the kiṃśuka tree.
- king shu ka
- keng shu ka
Butea frondosa, also known as flame of the forest; a tree with bright red flowers.
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- pa lA sha
Butea monosperma, Butea frondosa.
- Flame of the forest
- ne tso’am ci
Butea monosperma, Butea frondosa, and Erythrina monosperma. A tree that grows up to 15 meters tall and has bright red flowers. Other names include parrot tree, bastard teak, dhak (Hindi), palas (Hindi), porasum (Tamil); and khakda (Gujarati).