Maitreya

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Maitreya the Bodhisattva who is to appear as a Buddha 5000 years after the death of Gautama
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Usage

In literature:

IMAGE OF MAITREYA BODHISATTVA.
"Record of Buddhistic Kingdoms" by Fa-Hsien
And, O monarch, beholding Duryodhana thus offer him a slight by scratching the earth silently, Maitreya became angry.
"Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 1" by Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa
And, O monarch, beholding Duryodhana thus offer him a slight by scratching the earth silently, Maitreya became angry.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
Maitreya, 169, 170, 218, 236, 244.
"The Religions of Japan" by William Elliot Griffis
The cult of Maitreya, which was always more revolutionary, receded for a while.
"A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]" by Wolfram Eberhard
Maitreya is neither a glutton nor a fool, but a simple-minded, whole-hearted friend.
"The Little Clay Cart" by (Attributed To) King Shudraka
Maitreya is a disciple of Parasara, who relates to Maitreya the Vishnu Purana.
"The Three Heron's Feathers" by Hermann Sudermann
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In news:

Maitreya and Te Awanui Reeder .
Maitreya (left) and Te Awanui Reeder .
It is also the intended home for a 500-foot bronze statue of the Maitreya Buddha .
It is also the intended home for a 500-foot bronze statue of the Maitreya Buddha.
Photos from the Maitreya Project Heart Shrine Relic Tour on Aug 26, 2012, at the Vietnamese Buddhist Temple in Rockford.
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