Bamboo Grove; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Bamboo Grove means something in Buddhism, Pali. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

Veluvana in Pali, Venuvana in Sanskrit. The first monastery (Bodhi mandala) in Buddhism located in Rajagaha. It was donated by the elder Kalanda and built by King Bimblisara of Magadha.(Source): Buddhist Door: Glossary

Relevant definitions

Search found 541 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Jetavanna Grove
A famous monastery Bodhimandala of Shakyamuni Buddha, where he spoke of many sutras. It was loc...
Venu
Veṇu (वेणु) refers to one of the ten kinds of sounds (śabda) according to the Padārthādarśā of ...
Vamsha
Vaṃśa (वंश).—[vamati udgirati vam-śa tasya netvam Uṇ.4.116]1) A bamboo; धनुर्वशविशुद्धोऽपि निर्...
Danda
Daṇḍa (दण्ड) or Daṇḍasaṃhitā is the name of a Vaiṣṇava Āgama scripture, classified as a tāmasa ...
Nala
1) Nala (नल).—Nala the King of Niṣadha. (As the history of Nala is included under the word Dama...
Mana
Māna (मान) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. IX.44.67, VIII.51.17) and represents on...
Vana
Vaṇa (वण).—Sound, noise.Derivable forms: vaṇaḥ (वणः).--- OR --- Vana (वन).—[van-ac]1) A forest,...
Veliu
vēḷū (वेळू).—m A bamboo.
Meru
Meru (मेरु) refers to the name of a Mountain mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. II.48.2, V.158....
Bana
1) Bāṇa (बाण).—(BĀṆABHAṬṬA) I. A Sanskrit poet who lived in the 7th century A.D. He was a membe...
Hara
Hara (हर) or Haratantra refers to one of the twenty-eight Gāruḍatantras, belonging to the Śāktā...
Kicaka
Kīcaka (कीचक).—Brother-in-law of Mātsya, king of Virāṭa and son of Kekaya, king of the Sūtas. G...
Sara
Śara (शर).—1. Arrow. 2. R versed sine. 3. Celestial latitude. 4. Height of an arc or segment of...
Kanana
Kānana (कानन) is a name mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. VI.52.9, IX.44.81) and represents on...
Vena
1) Vena (वेन).—An ancient King who was notorious for his bad rule. Genealogy. Descended from Vi...

Relevant text