[INDOLOGY] BODDHI SATTWA

Walser, Joseph Joseph.Walser at tufts.edu
Thu Nov 26 08:22:27 EST 2015


If you are looking for the earliest text in literature, you may want to look at Bhikkhu Analayo's book, Origins of the Bodhisattva Ideal. I believe you can download it from his website. He is very thorough.
J

On Nov 26, 2015, at 7:07 AM, Valerie Roebuck <vjroebuck at btinternet.com<mailto:vjroebuck at btinternet.com>> wrote:

As ‘Bodhisaco', in an inscription on a Mathura (c. 2nd century) sculpture of the Buddha (rather than what we would call a Bodhisattva).

https://www.jstor.org/stable/pdf/3250056.pdf?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

Valerie J Roebuck
Manchester, UK



On 26 Nov 2015, at 11:04, alakendu das <mailmealakendudas at rediffmail.com<mailto:mailmealakendudas at rediffmail.com>> wrote:



To All,

Can anybody refer the text where the word Boddhisatta appears for the first time?


ALAKENDU DAS

[https://sigads.rediff.com/RealMedia/ads/adstream_nx.ads/www.rediffmail.com/signatureline.htm@Middle]<https://sigads.rediff.com/RealMedia/ads/click_nx.ads/www.rediffmail.com/signatureline.htm@Middle?>
Get your own FREE website, FREE domain & FREE mobile app with Company email.
        Know More ><http://track.rediff.com/click?url=___http://businessemail.rediff.com?sc_cid=sign-1-10-13___&cmp=host&lnk=sign-1-10-13&nsrv1=host>
_______________________________________________
INDOLOGY mailing list
INDOLOGY at list.indology.info<mailto:INDOLOGY at list.indology.info>
indology-owner at list.indology.info<mailto:indology-owner at list.indology.info> (messages to the list's managing committee)
http://listinfo.indology.info (where you can change your list options or unsubscribe)

_______________________________________________
INDOLOGY mailing list
INDOLOGY at list.indology.info<mailto:INDOLOGY at list.indology.info>
indology-owner at list.indology.info<mailto:indology-owner at list.indology.info> (messages to the list's managing committee)
http://listinfo.indology.info (where you can change your list options or unsubscribe)
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://list.indology.info/pipermail/indology_list.indology.info/attachments/20151126/de835905/attachment.html>


More information about the INDOLOGY mailing list