Tushnikashobhana, aka: Tūṣṇīkaśobhana, Tushnika-shobhana; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Tūṣṇīkaśobhana can be transliterated into English as Tusnikasobhana or Tushnikashobhana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Tūṣṇīkaśobhana (तूष्णीकशोभन).—adj., having the glory of a silent ascetic (Sanskrit tūṣṇīka, silent; AMg. tuṇhikka, one engaging in a vow of silence), epithet of pratyekabuddhas: Mv i.301.3 (misprinted tuṣ°), 14 (here v.l. uṣṇīṣa-śo°, but context indicates that the silence of the pratyekabuddha is the significant thing); iii.414.3.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
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