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Sugata, 3 Definition(s)

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Sugata,(su+gata) faring well,happy,having a happy life after death (gati):see under gata; cp.Vism.424 (s.= sugati-gata).Freq.Ep.of the Buddha (see Dict.of Names).

--aṅgula a Buddha-inch,an inch according to the standard accepted by Buddhists Vin.IV,168.--ālaya imitation of the Buddha J.I,490,491; II,38,148,162; III,112.--ovāda a discourse of the Blessed one J.I,119,349; II,9,13,46; III,368.--vidatthi a Buddha-span,a span of the accepted length Vin.III,149; IV,173.--vinaya the discipline of the Buddha A.II,147.(Page 716)

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sugata : (adj.) faring well; happy. (m.), the Buddha.

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Another Sanskrit term for a Buddha. It indicates that Buddhas have attained a state of immaculate and indestructible bliss.
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· Vidatthi
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