[n] - Buddhist worthy of nirvana who postpones it to help others
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In Mahayana Buddhism, someone who has reached enlightenment but has chosen to remain on the human plane in order to help other living beings. A bodhisattva is free to enter
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Boddhisatva noun Buddhist worthy of Nirvana who postpones it to help others
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• (n.) Alt. of Bodhisattwa
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in Buddhism, one who seeks awakening (bodhi)hence, an individual on the path to becoming a buddha.[28 related articles]
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In Buddhism, a bodhisattva (बोधिसत्त्व bodhisattva; बोधिसत्त bodhisatta) is either an enlightened (bodhi) existence (sattva) or an enlightenment-being or, given the variant Sanskrit spelling satva rather than sattva, "heroic-minded one (satva) for enlightenment (...
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bodhisattva (bō"disät'wu) [Sanskrit,=enlightenment-being], in early Buddhism the term used to refer to the Buddha before he attained supreme enlightenment; more generally, any being destined for enlightenment or intent on enlightenment. The spiritual path of the bodhisattva is the...
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(Skr.) 'Existence (sattva) in a state of wisdom (bodhi)', such as was attained by Gautama Buddha (s.v.); a Buddhist wise and holy man. -- K.F.L.
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A Bodhisattva is someone who has transmuted his personal human nature and raised it into impersonality.
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In Mahayana Buddhism, someone who has reached enlightenment but has chosen to remain on the human plane in order to help other living beings. A bodhisattva is free to enter nirvana but voluntarily chooses to be reborn until all other beings have attained that state. Bodhisattvas are seen as interces...
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1) Boddhisatva 2) Bodhisattva 3) Deity 4) Divinity 5) God 6) Immortal
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