加持

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Chinese[edit]

to add; plus
 
to grasp; to hold; support; manage; direct; maintain
simp. and trad.
(加持)

Etymology[edit]

Translation of Sanskrit अधिष्ठान (adhiṣṭhāna, standing by) or Pali adhiṭṭhāna. Tibetan equivalent is བྱིན་རླབས (byin rlabs).

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

加持

  1. (Buddhism) adhiṣṭhāna; initiations or blessings

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (加持):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

加持 (hiragana かじ, rōmaji kaji)

  1. initiations or blessings

Verb[edit]

加持する (hiragana かじ, rōmaji kaji)

  1. perform incantations

Conjugation[edit]