Samsvedaja, aka: Saṃsvedaja; 1 Definition(s)


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General definition (in Buddhism)

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Saṃsvedaja (संस्वेदज, “moisture-born”) refers to one of the “four wombs” (yoni) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 90). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., saṃsvedaja). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

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