bodhimaṇḍa बोधिमण्ड

Definition: n. (?) seat of knowledge, which is said to have risen from the earth in the shadow of the tree under which Buddha obtained perfect enlighten ment; -mandala, n. place where Buddha obtained complete enlightenment; -sattva, m. (whose nature is knowledge), Buddhist saint in the last stage before attaining to complete knowledge or Buddhahood.

Dictionary: Macdonell
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