Bodhimandala, aka: Bodhimaṇḍala, Bodhi-mandala; 2 Definition(s)
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General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Buddhist Door: Glossary
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Bodhimaṇḍala (बोधिमण्डल).—Name of the place where Gautama Buddha attained to perfect wisdom.
Derivable forms: bodhimaṇḍalam (बोधिमण्डलम्).
Bodhimaṇḍala is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bodhi and maṇḍala (मण्डल).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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