byang chub kyi sems

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bodhichitta - awakened mind, bodhicitta, bodhimind, awakened heart, mind, enlightened mind, attitude, mind, thought of enlightenment [RY]

SA byang chub sems, altruistic aspiration to enlightenment, awakening mind, bodhicitta [JV]

this awakening mind; bodhichitta, mind of enlightenment, will to enlightenment, thought of enlightenment, bodhimind, awakened heart, mind of enlightenment, enlightened mind, attitude, mind, thought of enlightenment, enlightening spirit, sexual energies (in a tantric context), altruistic aspiration to enlightenment. Bodhichitta, enlightened mind, the Thought of Enlightenment, [bodhichitta], enlightening attitude/ bodhichitta, mind of enlightenment [RY]

1) bodhicitta, mind/ will/ thought of enlightenment, bodhi; 2) awakening mind, awakened heart; 3) sexual energies/ enlightened mind [tantric context) with the object of benefit for others wanting to attain complete enlightenment as the main support of mahayana as the mind's special rnam rig having two divisions of aspiring and entering smon sems dang 'jug sems [IW]

mind of enlightenment, mind set upon enlightenment [thd]

bodhisattva, bodhicitta [enlightened mind, awakened mind, bodhi mind, enlightened attitude, turning the mind towards enlightenment, the bodhi-mind] [IW]

bodhichitta; (in mahayana contexts) awakening mind/ attitude; (in Dzogchen context) awakened/ enlightened mind; isc. semen/ bindu/ concentrated subtle energy [RB]

1) bodhicitta, mind/ will/ thought of enlightenment, bodhi; 2) awakening mind, awakened heart; 3) sexual energies/ enlightened mind [IW]

Bodhichitta (byang chub kyi sems): lit. "the mind of enlightenment". On the relative level, it is the wish to attain Buddhahood for the sake of all beings, as well as the practice of the path of love, compassion, the six transcendent perfections, etc., necessary for achieving that goal. On the absolute level, it is the direct insight into the ultimate nature. [MR]

1) the altruistic heart of awakening, the altruistic heart of enlightenment; 2) the altruistic mind of awakening, the altruistic mind of enlightenment; 3) the altruistic thought of awakening, the altruistic thought of enlightenment; 4) altruistic aspiration for awakening, altruistic aspiration for enlightenment; 5) altruistic will toward awakening, altruistic will toward enlightenment; 6) altruistic spirit of awakening, altruistic spirit of enlightenment; 7) awakening mind, mind of awakening, enlightening mind, mind of enlightening, enlightenment mind, mind of enlightenment; 8) awakening heart, heart of awakening, enlightening heart, heart of enlightening, enlightenment heart, heart of enlightenment; 9) the bodhi mind, bodhi heart; 10) thought of awakening, thought of enlightenment. Notoriously difficult to translate into English and thus often simply left in its original Sanskrit, bodhicitta has been rendered numerous ways, some more accurate that others. When translating this term, care must be made not to wrongly indicate that this 'mind' is one which has already attained enlightenment, which is why “enlightened/awakened mind” is arguably inaccurate in most cases. It should be noted however that bodhicitta often has different meanings in Tantric, Vajrayāna and Dzogchen contexts. See also byang chub sems and byang sems ET