Tibetan: འཇམ་དཔལ་དབྱངས     Chinese: 文殊菩薩

Manjushri is the oldest and most significant bodhisattva symbolizing transcendental wisdom in Mahayana Buddhism. In Vajrayana Buddhism, he is depicted with flaming sword in right hand and scripture in his left hand.

This Tibetan Buddhism popup glossary system is in early beta testing stage. Please submit any suggestions and corrections in the comment section below so we can continue to improve it to help everyone.

Synonyms/Additional Terms:
文殊, 妙吉祥, 曼殊, འཇམ་དཔལ་དབྱངས

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *