84000 Glossary of Terms

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ཉི་འོག་གི་གོས། | Glossary of Terms

    ཉི་འོག་གི་གོས།

    nyi ’og gi gos

    aparāntaka

  • Term
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Translation by Robert Miller
  • Aparāntin cloth
  • ཉི་འོག་གི་གོས།
  • nyi ’og gi gos
  • aparāntaka

An acceptable form of cloth for a monk, as identified in the Four Supports section of the ordination ritual. Cloth from foreign countries to the west of Magadha, such as Aparānta (also Aparāntaka), an ancient kingdom in western India.