Bodhisattvasamadhi, aka: Bodhisattvasamādhi, Bodhisattva-samadhi; 1 Definition(s)
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Bodhisattvasamādhi (बोधिसत्त्वसमाधि).—Mvy 736; a list of nine, named ib. 737—745. It means, evidently, samādhi practised by bodhisattvas.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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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Bodhisattva quality 29: a hundred thousand samādhis < [Chapter XIII - The Buddha-fields]
Preliminary note (2): The lists of Bodhisattva dharmas < [Part 2 - The ten powers and the four fearlessnesses according to the Mahāyāna]
II. Gates of concentration (samādhi-mukha) < [Part 4 - Obtaining the gates of recollection and concentration]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)