Vimalabala, Vimala-bala: 1 definition
Vimalabala 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.
General definition (in Buddhism)
Vimalabala (विमलबल) is the name of a trader’s son, mentioned in the ‘Removing the Regret of Ajātaśatru Sūtra’.—[Question:]—How many Buddhas did Master Śākyamuni worship when he was a Bodisattva in order to attain Buddha-hood? [Reply:]—There are two parts: (1) the general awakening mind and (2) establishing the two collections. [...] The ‘Removing the Regret of Ajātaśatru Sūtra’ states: “When I was the son of the trader called Vimalabala, and Mañjūśrī was the monk preceptor Jñānarāja, I first generated the awakening mind”.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Bala, Vimala.
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