Difference between revisions of "Akashagarbha, Bodhisattva"

From Rigpa Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (moved Akashagarbha to Akashagarbha, Bodhisattva: Disambiguation)
(No difference)

Revision as of 08:32, 15 January 2014

Akashagarbha (Skt. Ākāśagarbha; Tib. ནམ་མཁའི་སྙིང་པོ་, Namkhé Nyingpo; Wyl. nam mkha'i snying po) — one of the eight great bodhisattvas. He is often depicted as yellow in colour and holding a sword to cut through the destructive emotions.

Further Reading

  • Jamgön Mipham, A Garland of Jewels, (trans. by Lama Yeshe Gyamtso), Woodstock: KTD Publications, 2008