Mamsacakshus, Māṃsacakṣus, Mamsa-cakshus: 4 definitions
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Mamsacakshus has 3 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Māṃsacakṣus can be transliterated into English as Mamsacaksus or Mamsacakshus, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Mamsachakshus.
Languages of India and abroad
[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Māṃsacakṣus (मांसचक्षुस्):—n. ein fleischliches Auge [Vajracchedikā 38,12.fgg.]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Cakshus, Mamsa.
Full-text: Pancacakshus, Five Eyes, Cakshus, Mamsa, Divyacakshus.
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Description of the ‘five eyes’ (cakṣus) < [Part 6 - Obtaining the five ‘eyes’]
Appendix 1 - Notes on the five cakṣus or visual powers of the Buddha < [Chapter XIV - Emission of rays]
Act 1.2: The Buddha smiles a first time with his whole body < [Chapter XIV - Emission of rays]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)