84000 Glossary of Terms

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སྨོན་ལམ་ཆེན་པོ། | Glossary of Terms

    སྨོན་ལམ་ཆེན་པོ།

    smon lam chen po

    mahāpraṇidhāna

  • Term
Publications: 2
Translation by Adam Krug
  • Great aspiration
  • སྨོན་ལམ་ཆེན་པོ།
  • smon lam chen po
  • mahāpraṇidhāna

The term for aspirations such as helping all beings, generating a buddhafield, and bringing all beings to perfect awakening, etc., that a bodhisattva makes while practicing bodhisattva conduct.

Translation by Adam Krug
  • Great aspiration
  • སྨོན་ལམ་ཆེན་པོ།
  • smon lam chen po
  • mahāpraṇidhāna

The term for aspirations such as helping all beings, generating a buddhafield, bringing all beings to perfect awakening, and so forth that a bodhisattva makes while practicing bodhisattva conduct.