Tulasadrishasukumarapanita, Tūlasadṛśasukumārapāṇitā, Tulasa-drisha-sukumara-panita: 2 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Tūlasadṛśasukumārapāṇitā can be transliterated into English as Tulasadrsasukumarapanita or Tulasadrishasukumarapanita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

[«previous next»] — Tulasadrishasukumarapanita in Buddhism glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Tūlasadṛśasukumārapāṇitā (तूलसदृशसुकुमारपाणिता) or Tūlasadṛśasukumārapāṇi refers to “hands that are soft as cotton” and represents the forty-fourth 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 (e.g., tūlasa-dṛśa-sukumāra-pāṇitā). The work is attributed to Nagarguna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Tulasadrishasukumarapanita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tūlasadṛśasukumārapāṇitā (तूलसदृशसुकुमारपाणिता):—[=tūla-sadṛśa-sukumāra-pāṇitā] [from tūla] f. the having hands soft as cotton (one of the 80 minor marks of a Buddha), [Dharmasaṃgraha 84].

context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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