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


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

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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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