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'''Buddha Krakucchanda''' (Skt.; Tib. འཁོར་བ་འཇིག་, [[Wyl.]] '' 'khor ba 'jig'') was the very first [[buddha]] of this [[Fortunate Aeon]], during which [[1002 buddhas of this Fortunate Aeon|1002 buddhas]] will appear. According to the [[Basic vehicle]], he is the fourth of the [[seven heroic buddhas]], who preceded [[Buddha Shakyamuni]].  
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'''Buddha Krakucchanda''' (Skt.; Tib. འཁོར་བ་འཇིག་, ''khorwa jik'',  [[Wyl.]] '' 'khor ba 'jig'') was the very first [[buddha]] of this [[Fortunate Aeon]], during which [[1002 buddhas of this Fortunate Aeon|1002 buddhas]] will appear. According to the [[Basic vehicle]], he is the fourth of the [[seven heroic buddhas]], who preceded [[Buddha Shakyamuni]].  
  
 
==Further Reading==
 
==Further Reading==

Latest revision as of 02:58, 24 November 2017

Buddha Krakucchanda (Skt.; Tib. འཁོར་བ་འཇིག་, khorwa jik, Wyl. 'khor ba 'jig) was the very first buddha of this Fortunate Aeon, during which 1002 buddhas will appear. According to the Basic vehicle, he is the fourth of the seven heroic buddhas, who preceded Buddha Shakyamuni.

Further Reading

  • The Fortunate Aeon: How the Thousand Buddhas Became Enlightened (Berkeley: Dharma Publishing, 1986), volume 2, page 519.