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ཚེ་དཔག་ཏུ་མེད་པ། | Glossary of Terms

    ཚེ་དཔག་ཏུ་མེད་པ།

    tshe dpag tu med pa

    Aparimitāyus

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Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Aparimitāyus
  • ཚེ་དཔག་ཏུ་མེད་པ།
  • tshe dpag tu med pa
  • Aparimitāyus

“The One Who Has Immeasurable Longevity.” For more details on this buddha, see Peter Alan Roberts and Emily Bower, trans. The Aparimitāyurjñāna Sūtra (1), Toh 674, Introduction at i.9.

Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Aparimitāyus
  • ཚེ་དཔག་ཏུ་མེད་པ།
  • tshe dpag tu med pa
  • Aparimitāyus

“The One Who Has Immeasurable Longevity.” The shortest form of Aparimitāyur­jñāna’s name. For more details on this buddha, see UT22084-091-072-14.

Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Aparimitāyus
  • ཚེ་དཔག་ཏུ་མེད་པ།
  • tshe dpag tu med pa
  • Aparimitāyus

“The One Who Has Immeasurable Longevity.” The shortest form of Aparimitāyur­jñāna’s name. For more details on this buddha, see UT22084-091-073-14.

Translation by Adam Krug · Dr. Andreas Doctor
  • Aparimitāyus
  • ཚེ་དཔག་མེད།
  • tshe dpag med
  • Aparimitāyus

“Unlimited Life,” the name of the tathāgata who resides in the buddha field Sukhāvatī in the west; it can also be rendered Amitāyus and is synonymous with Amitābha.