Bodhisattvapitaka, aka: Bodhisattvapiṭaka, Bodhisattva-pitaka; 1 Definition(s)
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Bodhisattvapiṭaka (बोधिसत्त्वपिटक).—nt., n. of a work: Mvy 1330: Śikṣ 190.12; 311.13; °ka-mātṛkā, given as alternative name for Bbh, Bbh 409.14; either this, or Bodhisattva- sūtra-piṭaka-mātṛkā, mentioned also Bbh 156.8; 157.3—4; 180.16; 332.22—23. See mātṛkā (2).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit 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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The Great Chariot (by Longchenpa)
Part 2b.9 - Summarizing the meaning of the eight means of resting < [B. The gradation of powers of those who meditate into high, middle, and low]
A. Meditating on the root of all dharmas, the two bodhicittas < [Chapter VIII - Bodhicitta, the Mind Focused on Complete Enlightenment]
Part 2a.5 - For those having the family of the Mahayana it will be established < [B. The teaching of the three factors of immovable samadhis]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Appendix 10 - The doctrine of the single sound (ekasvareṇa) < [Chapter XXXVI - The eight recollections (anusmṛti or anussati)]
Appendix 7 - The seals of the Dharma (dharmamudrā, dharma-mudrā) < [Chapter XXXVI - The eight recollections (anusmṛti or anussati)]
Preliminary note (1): The eighteen āveṇikadharmas of the Buddhas < [Chapter XLI - The Eighteen Special Attributes of the Buddha]
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)