Buddhapalita, Buddhapālita: 3 definitions
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General definition (in Buddhism)Source: academia.edu: The Chronological History of Buddhism
Buddhapalita (1070-990 BCE) and Bhavya (1050-980 BCE).—Tibetan sources inform us that Buddhapalita became the disciple of Nagarjuna II during the first half of his life and Bhavya became the disciple of Nagarjuna II during the second half of his life. Buddhapalita and Bhavya also studied with Sangharakshita (1100-1020 BCE), the disciple of Nagamitra (1125-1050 BCE).
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Buddhapālita (बुद्धपालित).—name of a teacher: Mahāvyutpatti 3494.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Buddhapālita (बुद्धपालित):—[=buddha-pālita] [from buddha > budh] m. Name of a disciple of Nāgārjuna, [ib.]
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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Mūlamadhyamakakārikā (by Nāgārjuna)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
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