Mandika, aka: Mandikā; 1 Definition(s)
Mandika 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.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)
A tank in Ceylon restored by Parakkamabahu I. Cv.lxviii.44; see Cv. Trs.i.280, n. 5.
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. Mother of Mandikaputta (q.v.).Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).
Starts with: Mandikaputta.
Search found 4 books and stories containing Mandika, Mandikā; (plurals include: Mandikas, Mandikās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 6: Uttara-tantra (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Chapter XXXV - Treatment of an attack by Mukha-mandika < [Canto II - Kaumarabhritya-tantra (pediatrics, gynecology and pregnancy)]
Chapter XXVII - Specific features of nine malignant Grahas < [Canto II - Kaumarabhritya-tantra (pediatrics, gynecology and pregnancy)]
The Mahabharata - Third Book (by Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Appendix 2 - The mind at death (maraṇacitta) < [Chapter XXXIX - The Ten Powers of the Buddha according to the Abhidharma]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)