Bimbapratibimboshthata, Bimbapratibimboṣṭhatā, Bimba-pratibimboshthata: 1 definition



Bimbapratibimboshthata 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.

The Sanskrit term Bimbapratibimboṣṭhatā can be transliterated into English as Bimbapratibimbosthata or Bimbapratibimboshthata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

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Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Bimbapratibimboṣṭhatā (बिम्बप्रतिबिम्बोष्ठता) or Bimbapratibimboṣṭha refers to “a lovely appearance and lips” and represents the forty-ninth 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 (e.g., bimba-pratibimboṣṭhatā). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

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