noun Vaj·ra·ya·na \ˌvəjrəˈyänə, -rēˈä-\

Definition of Vajrayana



  1. :  tantric Buddhism :  tantrism 2

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Origin and Etymology of vajrayana

Sanskrit vajrayāna, literally, vehicle of thunderbolt, from vajra thunderbolt + yāna vehicle

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