Buddhakshetraparishodhaka, aka: Buddhakṣetrapariśodhaka, Buddhakshetra-parishodhaka; 1 Definition(s)


Buddhakshetraparishodhaka 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 Buddhakṣetrapariśodhaka can be transliterated into English as Buddhaksetraparisodhaka or Buddhakshetraparishodhaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

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Buddhakṣetrapariśodhaka (बुद्धक्षेत्रपरिशोधक) refers to “purifying the Buddha-field” and represents one of the “three kinds of aspirations” (praṇidhāna) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 112). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., buddhakṣetra-pariśodhaka). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

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