Riddhibala, Ṛddhibala: 1 definition
Riddhibala 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 Ṛddhibala can be transliterated into English as Rddhibala or Riddhibala, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Mahayana (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Wisdom Library: Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra
Ṛddhibala (ऋद्धिबल):—Sanskrit word meaning “magical powers”.
Mahayana (महायान, mahāyāna) is a major branch of Buddhism focusing on the path of a Bodhisattva (spiritual aspirants/ enlightened beings). Extant literature is vast and primarely composed in the Sanskrit language. There are many sūtras of which some of the earliest are the various Prajñāpāramitā sūtras.
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Act 7.5: Scattering of flowers over the Buddha < [Chapter XIV - Emission of rays]
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III. Limits to the salvific action of the Buddhas < [Part 4 - Assuring the continuity of the Buddha universes]