Ayatapanilekhata, aka: Āyatapāṇilekhatā, Ayata-pani-lekhata; 1 Definition(s)

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Āyatapāṇilekhatā (आयतपाणिलेखता) or Āyatapāṇilekha refers to “long palms of the hands” and represents the forty-seventh of the “eighty secondary characteristics” (anuvyañjana) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 83). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., āyata-pāṇi-lekhatā). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

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