Prithucarumandalagatrata, Pṛthucārumaṇḍalagātratā, Prithu-caru-mandala-gatrata: 1 definition


Prithucarumandalagatrata 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 Pṛthucārumaṇḍalagātratā can be transliterated into English as Prthucarumandalagatrata or Prithucarumandalagatrata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Prithucharumandalagatrata.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

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Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Pṛthucārumaṇḍalagātratā (पृथुचारुमण्डलगात्रता) or Pṛthucārumaṇḍalagātra refers to “broad, beautiful knees” and represents the twenty-fifth of the “eighty secondary characteristics” (anuvyañjana) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 83). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., pṛthu-cāru-maṇḍala-gātratā). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

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