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དགའ་བོ། | Glossary of Terms

    དགའ་བོ།

    dga’ bo

    Nanda

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Publications: 14
Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

The nāga king usually associated with Upananda.

Translation by Timothy Hinkle
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

A nāga king; a member of the Buddha’s retinue.

Translation by Dr Karen Liljenberg · Dr Ulrich Pagel
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

One of eight mythological nāga kings.

The story of the two nāga kings Nanda
 and Upananda and their taming by the Buddha and Maudgalyāyana is told in the Vinayavibhaṅga (Toh 3, D vol. 6, ’dul ba, ja, F.221a–224a).

Translation by David Jackson
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

A powerful nāga king.

Translation by Catherine Dalton · Heidi Koppl · James Gentry · Cortland Dahl · Hilary Herdman · Andreas Doctor
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

One of eight mythological nāga kings.

Translation by Andreas Doctor · Zachary Beer · Thomas Doctor
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • nanda

A nāga king.

Translation by Dr. Thomas Doctor · James Gentry
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

A nāga king.

Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

One of the eight great nāga kings. Usually paired with the nāga king Upananda.

Translation by Timothy Hinkle
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

A nāga king.

Translation by Timothy Hinkle
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

A nāga king; a member of the Buddha’s retinue.

Translation by Benjamin Collet-Cassart
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

One of the main nāga kings, usually associated with the nāga king Upananda.

Translation by James Gentry
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda
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Translation by Wiesiek Mical · Anna Zilman · Andreas Doctor
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

One of the nāga kings.

Translation by Adam Krug
  • Nanda
  • དགའ་བོ།
  • dga’ bo
  • Nanda

Name of a nāga king.