Traicivarika, aka: Traicīvarika, Trai-civarika; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

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Alternative spellings of this word include Traichivarika.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

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Traicīvarika (त्रैचीवरिक) refers to “the virtue of (wearing only) three robes” and represents one of the “twelve ascetic virtues” (dhūtaguṇa) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 63). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (eg., traicīvarika). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

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Trai
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Gotra
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Civara
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Te
tē (ते).—pro (Poetry.) She. tēṃ pro It; that.
Avacara
Avacara (अवचर).—(= paricārakaḥ) A groom; तुरगावचरं स बोधयित्वा (turagāvacaraṃ sa bodhayitvā) Bu...
Trana
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Trata
Trāta (त्रात).—&c. See under त्रै (trai).See also (synonyms): trāṇa.--- OR --- Trāta (त्रात).—p...
Tra
Trā (त्रा).—2 Ā. (trāte) To protect; see also त्रै (trai).
Dhutaguna
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Atapatraka
Ātapatraka (आतपत्रक).—[ātapāt trāyate, trai-ka] an umbrella (of silk or leaves used as a paraso...
Anguritra
Aṅguritra (अङ्गुरित्र) or Aṅgurītra (अङ्गुरीत्र).—[aṅguliṃ trāyate, aṅgulistrāyate anena trai -...
Angulitra
Aṅgulitra (अङ्गुलित्र) or Aṅgulītra (अङ्गुलीत्र).—[aṅguliṃ trāyate, aṅgulistrāyate anena trai -...

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