Vijnananantyayatana, Vijñānānantyāyatana, Vijnananantya-ayatana: 4 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Vijñānānantyāyatana (विज्ञानानन्त्यायतन):—n. Name einer buddhistischen Welt [BURN.] in [Lot. de Lassen’s Anthologie b. l. 812.]
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: Ayatana.
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Appendix 1 - Distribution of gods in the three worlds < [Chapter XXXII-XXXIV - The eight classes of supplementary dharmas]
Preliminary note and synonyms of anupūrvasamāpatti < [Class 8: The nine successive absorptions]
Objects and distribution of the vimokṣas, abhibhus and kṛtsnas < [Class (5) liberations, (6) masteries and (7) totalities]
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)