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basis of virtuous qualities; fundamental positive quality [RB]
abbr. of dge ba'i rtsa ba the root of virtue [RY]
see also dge ba'i rtsa ba. root[s] of virtue, good roots; fundamental virtuous quality [RY]
virtuous roots [IW]
virtuous roots [root(s) of virtue, good roots good action/karma or virtue producing causes like generosity, reverence etc.] [IW]