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ཙནྡན་ཨ་བར་ཏ་ཀ | Glossary of Terms

  • ཙནྡན་ཨ་བར་ཏ་ཀ

  • tsan+dana a bar ta ka
  • candana āvartana
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Translation by James Gentry
  • sandalwood paste
  • ཙནྡན་ཨ་བར་ཏ་ཀ
  • tsan+dana a bar ta ka
  • candana āvartana
Definition in this text:

Skt. candana is sandalwood, while āvartana means “turning around repeatedly” as in a churning or grinding motion (Monier-Williams).