Cakshusrupaskandha, aka: Cakshus-rupaskandha, Cakṣusrūpaskandha; 1 Definition(s)


Cakshusrupaskandha 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 Cakṣusrūpaskandha can be transliterated into English as Caksusrupaskandha or Cakshusrupaskandha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chakshusrupaskandha.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

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Cakṣusrūpaskandha (चक्षुस्रूपस्कन्ध) or simply cakṣus refers to the “eye form component” and represents one of the eleven form components (rūpaskandha) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 25). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., cakṣus-rūpaskandha). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

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