84000 Glossary of Terms

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བ་ལང་བདག | Glossary of Terms

    བ་ལང་བདག

    ba lang bdag

    Gavāṃpati

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Translation by Robert Miller
  • Gavāmpati
  • བ་ལང་བདག
  • ba lang bdag
  • Gavāmpati

One of the first to join the Buddha’s order of monks. He followed his friend Yaśas into the Buddhist order.

Translation by Dr. Karen Liljenberg
  • Gavāṃpati
  • བ་ལང་བདག
  • ba lang bdag
  • Gavāṃpati

Close Śravaka disciple of the Buddha.

Translation by Catherine Dalton · Heidi Koppl · James Gentry · Cortland Dahl · Hilary Herdman · Andreas Doctor
  • Gavāṃpati
  • བ་ལང་བདག
  • ba lang bdag
  • Gavāṃpati
Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Gavāṃpati
  • བ་ལང་བདག
  • ba lang bdag
  • Gavāṃpati

One of the group of five friends who were the second group to become students of the Buddha, and he was one of the ten students of the Buddha who were the first to become arhats.

Translation by Julia Stenzel · Ngawang Rinchen Gyaltsen · Tsewang Gyaltsen
  • Gavāṃpati
  • བ་ལང་བདག
  • ba lang bdag
  • Gavāṃpati

Śrāvaka arhat; one of the Buddha’s five close arhat disciples. He took ordination from the Buddha and then became a disciple of Śāriputra.

Translation by Benjamin Collet-Cassart
  • Gavāṃpati
  • བ་ལང་བདག
  • ba lang bdag
  • Gavāṃpati

One of the disciples of the Buddha. One of the first ten to be ordained.

Translation by Dr. Karen Liljenberg · Dr. Ulrich Pagel
  • Gavāṃpati
  • བ་ལང་བདག
  • ba lang bdag
  • Gavāṃpati

A monk (bhikṣu) and disciple of the Buddha.

Translation by Wiesiek Mical
  • Gavāmpati
  • བ་ལང་བདག
  • ba lang bdag
  • Gavāmpati

One of the śrāvakas attending the delivery of the MMK.