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Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by Darhanar » Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:11 pm

Hello. Tell me please what translation of the mantra?
Namo sarva tathagatanam om vipula garbhe mani prabhe tathagata nidarśane mani mani suprabhe vimale sagara gambhira hum hum jvala jvala buddha vilokite guhya dhishthita garbhe svaha.
What does each word mean?

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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by javier.espinoza.t » Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:58 pm

Darhanar wrote:
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:11 pm
Hello. Tell me please what translation of the mantra?
Namo sarva tathagatanam om vipula garbhe mani prabhe tathagata nidarśane mani mani suprabhe vimale sagara gambhira hum hum jvala jvala buddha vilokite guhya dhishthita garbhe svaha.
What does each word mean?
It is sanskrit, translation is a praise, i can't give details because this mantra is supoused to be secret.

Interesting thing will be yo know how/why you get this, it is very auspicious for you.

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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by cyril » Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:08 pm

javier.espinoza.t wrote:
Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:58 pm
Darhanar wrote:
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:11 pm
Hello. Tell me please what translation of the mantra?
Namo sarva tathagatanam om vipula garbhe mani prabhe tathagata nidarśane mani mani suprabhe vimale sagara gambhira hum hum jvala jvala buddha vilokite guhya dhishthita garbhe svaha.
What does each word mean?
It is sanskrit, translation is a praise, i can't give details because this mantra is supoused to be secret.

Interesting thing will be yo know how/why you get this, it is very auspicious for you.
No, this is not a secret mantra. This is actually a dharani coming from a sutra.
As for the meaning, I think it goes something like that:
Namo = homage to
Sarva = all
Thathagatanam = those thus gone
Vipula = abundant, large, extensive
Garbhe = [vocative case] seed, womb, calyx
Mani = jewel
Prabhe = [vocative case] shining forth, illuminating
Nidarsane = proclaiming, teaching, disclosing
Suprabhe = [vocative case] glorious, splendid, brilliant
Vimale = [vocative case] clean, pure
Sagara = worthy of praise
Gambhire = accomplishing
Jvala = flame, blaze, blazing out
Buddha Vilokite = maybe “seen or beheld by Buddhas” or ‘Buddha who sees” not sure about this one
Guhya = secret, concealed
(A)dhistite = maybe “resolute”, not sure about this one either but I think it might derive from adhisthana = steadfast resolution.

I have a very, very rudimentary knowledge of Sanskrit so I'm not sure I got the right meaning, though. Please take that with a grain of salt.
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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by javier.espinoza.t » Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:57 pm

cyril wrote:
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:08 pm
javier.espinoza.t wrote:
Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:58 pm
Darhanar wrote:
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:11 pm
Hello. Tell me please what translation of the mantra?
Namo sarva tathagatanam om vipula garbhe mani prabhe tathagata nidarśane mani mani suprabhe vimale sagara gambhira hum hum jvala jvala buddha vilokite guhya dhishthita garbhe svaha.
What does each word mean?
It is sanskrit, translation is a praise, i can't give details because this mantra is supoused to be secret.

Interesting thing will be yo know how/why you get this, it is very auspicious for you.
No, this is not a secret mantra. This is actually a dharani coming from a sutra.
As for the meaning, I think it goes something like that:
Namo = homage to
Sarva = all
Thathagatanam = those thus gone
Vipula = abundant, large, extensive
Garbhe = [vocative case] seed, womb, calyx
Mani = jewel
Prabhe = [vocative case] shining forth, illuminating
Nidarsane = proclaiming, teaching, disclosing
Suprabhe = [vocative case] glorious, splendid, brilliant
Vimale = [vocative case] clean, pure
Sagara = worthy of praise
Gambhire = accomplishing
Jvala = flame, blaze, blazing out
Buddha Vilokite = maybe “seen or beheld by Buddhas” or ‘Buddha who sees” not sure about this one
Guhya = secret, concealed
(A)dhistite = maybe “resolute”, not sure about this one either but I think it might derive from adhisthana = steadfast resolution.

I have a very, very rudimentary knowledge of Sanskrit so I'm not sure I got the right meaning, though. Please take that with a grain of salt.
Oh, wich sutra, please this is useful to know

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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by cyril » Sat Jun 23, 2018 1:45 am

javier.espinoza.t wrote:
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:57 pm

Oh, wich sutra, please this is useful to know
Apparently the name of that sutra is Vipulagabhe Maniprabhe Tathagata Dharani Sutra. You can read an English translation here:

https://samanthabhadra.wordpress.com/20 ... 寶廣博樓閣陀羅尼經/

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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by Johnny Dangerous » Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:28 am

Fantastic, had wondered at the origin of this dharani, glad to come into contact with this sutra.
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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by ratna » Sat Jun 23, 2018 1:01 pm

In the Tibetan tradition, it comes from a text, included in the Tantra and Dhāraṇī sections of Kangyur, titled Ārya mahāmaṇivipulavimānaviśvasupratiṣṭhitaguhyaparama rahasyakalparāja nāma dhāraṇī.

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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by discussionbuddhist » Sun Jul 01, 2018 1:39 am

ratna wrote:
Sat Jun 23, 2018 1:01 pm
In the Tibetan tradition, it comes from a text, included in the Tantra and Dhāraṇī sections of Kangyur, titled Ārya mahāmaṇivipulavimānaviśvasupratiṣṭhitaguhyaparama rahasyakalparāja nāma dhāraṇī.
Where did you find the full title of this dharani? I looked on Google but couldn't find it. thanks

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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by ratna » Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:40 am

discussionbuddhist wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 1:39 am
Where did you find the full title of this dharani? I looked on Google but couldn't find it. thanks
Here.

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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by discussionbuddhist » Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:28 am

ratna wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 6:40 am
discussionbuddhist wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 1:39 am
Where did you find the full title of this dharani? I looked on Google but couldn't find it. thanks
Here.
Thanks for the link but it's all in Tibetan. Is this the correct link? Or did you transliterate the title from Tibetan to Sanskrit?

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Re: Value (translation) Vipulagarbhe Maniprabhe Dharani

Post by ratna » Sun Jul 08, 2018 1:05 pm

Yes, the Tibetan text has the title in original Sanskrit at the beginning, in Tibetan script.

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