Vajrasattva: 9 definitions
Vajrasattva 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.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
1) adj. eine diamantene Seele habend [WASSILJEW 188.] —
2) m. Nomen proprium eines Dhyānibuddha [Burnouf 525.] [WILSON, Sel. Works II, 12. 37. 39.]
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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Partial matches: Vajra, Sattva.
Starts with: Vajrasattvadhatu, Vajrasattvadhatulokeshvara, Vajrasattvaguru, Vajrasattvamandala, Vajrasattvatmika.
Ends with: Mahavajrasattva.
Full-text (+179): Vajrasattvatmika, Vanda, Mahavirya, Kancipura, Kuluta, Shinghanaka, Ghantapani, Samantabhadra, Samyagvak, Samgrahaka, Samgraha, Kum, Vajrasattvamandala, Vajradharmakaya, Vajraratna, Vajrasattvaguru, Dvibhuja, Vicitrabharana, Ekamukha, Vajraghanta.
Search found 13 books and stories containing Vajrasattva, Vajra-sattva; (plurals include: Vajrasattvas, sattvas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Indian Buddhist Iconography (by Benoytosh Bhattachacharyya)
Figure 43-44 - Vajrasattva (Yab-yum)
The gods of northern Buddhism (by Alice Getty)
Chapter IX - Forms of Manjusri
Guhyagarbha Tantra (with Commentary) (by Gyurme Dorje)
Introduction 3.2.2: The Sequence of the actual Foundation of Empowerment < [Chapter 9 (Text And Commentary)]
Text 11.12 (Commentary) < [Chapter 11 (Text and Commentary)]
Stupas in Orissa (Study) (by Meenakshi Chauley)
Vajrayana form of Buddhism < [Chapter 2]
Major Stupas at Udayagiri < [Chapter 4]
The Practice Manual of Noble Tārā Kurukullā (by Dharmachakra Translation Committee)
Chapter 3 < [Appendix - Sanskrit Text]
Blue Annals (deb-ther sngon-po) (by George N. Roerich)
Chapter 1c - The Zur Geneology (ii): Zur chung shes rab grags pa < [Book 3 - Early translations of Secret Mantra]
Chapter 6 - Accounts of the twenty-for nuns (ma jo) < [Book 12 - Peace-Making Lineages]
Chapter 8 - Later Lineages (iii): The scholar smra ba'i seng ge < [Book 12 - Peace-Making Lineages]