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Key Term bodhiprasthānacitta
In Tibetan Script བྱང་ཆུབ་འཇུག་པའི་སེམས་
Wylie Tibetan Transliteration byang chub 'jug pa'i sems
Devanagari Sanskrit Script बोधिप्रस्थानचित्त
Romanized Sanskrit bodhiprasthānacitta
Tibetan Phonetic Rendering jangchub jukpai sem
English Standard application bodhicitta
Jeffrey Hopkin's English Term practical mind of enlightenment; attitudes or aspirations conjoined with actual practice
Ives Waldo's English Term the bodhicitta of entering/ application
Alternate Spellings 'jug sems
Term Type Noun
Source Language Sanskrit
Basic Meaning The mind or mental attitude that actually works towards enlightenment by continuously engaging in the trainings that lead to its accomplishment.
Has the Sense of The practical application or fulfillment of the altruistic wish to attain enlightenment for the sake of all sentient beings.
Related Terms Bodhipraṇidhicitta
Rangjung Yeshe's English Term Syn {'jug pa'i sems bskyed} the impulse (to) steady pursuance, practical mind of enlightenment, the bodhi-mind of application