84000 Glossary of Terms

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འོད་བཟང་པོ། | Glossary of Terms

    འོད་བཟང་པོ།

    ’od bzang po

    Suprabhā

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Translation by Lowell Cook
  • Suprabhā
  • འོད་བཟང་པོ།
  • ’od bzang po
  • Suprabhā

Suprabhā (Beautiful Light) is a buddhafield inhabited by the Buddha Vairocana­garbha.

Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Suprabha
  • འོད་བཟང་པོ།
  • ’od bzang po
  • Suprabha

In chapter 21 it is the name of a city in the south of India. It is also the name of a forest in another world in the distant past during the kalpa of that name. The name means “excellent light.”

Translation by Lowell Cook
  • Suprabhā
  • འོད་བཟང་པོ།
  • ’od bzang po
  • Suprabhā

Suprabhā (Beautiful Light) is a buddhafield inhabited by the Buddha Vairocana.