84000 Glossary of Terms

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པད་མ་བླ་མ། | Glossary of Terms

    པད་མ་བླ་མ།

    pad ma bla ma

    Padmottara

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Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Padmottara
  • པད་མ་བླ་མ།
  • pad ma bla ma
  • Padmottara

A buddha who appears in other sūtras as a contemporary of Śākyamuni in another universe. In this sūtra, King Dṛḍhabala, the bhikṣu Supuṣpacandra, and King Varapuṣpasa are said to be his previous lives.