a village in central Bihar, in NE India: site of tree under which Siddhartha became the Buddha.
A Yankee in the Far East George Hoyt Allen
a town in NE India, in Bihar: site of the sacred bo tree under which Gautama Siddhartha attained enlightenment and became the Buddha; pilgrimage centre. Pop: 30 883 (2001)
Also called Butsu, Gautama, Gautama Buddha. (Prince Siddhāttha or Siddhartha) 566?–c480 b.c, Indian religious leader: founder of Buddhism. any of a series of teachers in Buddhism, of whom Gautama was the last, who bring enlightenment and wisdom. (sometimes lowercase) Buddhism. a person who has attained full prajna, or enlightenment; Arhat. Contemporary Examples The Buddhist Punk […]
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the attainment of enlightenment as a Buddha. Historical Examples Exotics and Retrospectives Lafcadio Hearn The Buddha Paul Carus Exotics and Retrospectives Lafcadio Hearn Buddhism, In its Connexion With Brahmanism and Hinduism, and In Its Contrast with Christianity Sir Monier Monier-Williams The Buddha Paul Carus Curiosities of Superstition W. H. Davenport Adams Buddhism, In its Connexion […]
intellect, seen as an intuitive faculty giving increased spiritual awareness. Historical Examples Reincarnation Th. Pascal Hinduism And Buddhism, Volume II. (of 3) Charles Eliot The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Sankaracarya Translator: George Thibaut The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Sankaracarya Translator: George Thibaut