Udakacandra, Udaka-candra: 6 definitions
Udakacandra means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
Udakacandra has 4 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Udakachandra.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Udakacandra (उदकचन्द्र):—(u + ca) Bez. einer Art Zauberei [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 76.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Udakacandra (उदकचन्द्र):—eine best. Zauberkunst (buddh.).
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.
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Search found 2 books and stories containing Udakacandra, Udaka-candra; (plurals include: Udakacandras, candras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
III.b Causality according to the Perfection of Wisdom < [Part 1 - Understanding the Conditions (pratyaya)]
Introduction: the ten comparisons (upamāna) < [Bodhisattva quality 19: the ten upamānas]
Third comparison or upamāna: The moon reflected in water (udakacandra) < [Bodhisattva quality 19: the ten upamānas]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)