恒河沙 (恆河沙) hénghé shā

  1. hénghé shā set phrase the sand of the River Ganges; as numerous as grains of sand in the River Ganges
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: gaṅgānadīvāluka, Pali: gaṅgānadīvāluka, Japanese: Gōgasha; an incalculable number (BL 'gaṅgānadīvāluka'; Ding '河沙'; FGDB '恆河沙'; SH '河沙')
  2. hénghé shā set phrase Sands of the Ganges
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: Fo Guang Shan
    Notes: (Glossary of Humanistic Buddhism)

Contained in

  • 恒河沙数(恆河沙數) the sand of the River Ganges; as numerous as grains of sand in the River Ganges ; as innumerable like the sands of the Ganges
  • 恒河沙等身命 the number of lifetimes that there are sands in the Ganges river

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Collocations

  • 恒河沙等身 (恆河沙等身) 以恆河沙等身命布施 — Diamond Sūtra Discussion, Receiving and maintaining the Dharma 如法受持分 — count: 4
  • 恒河沙等 (恆河沙等) 如恆河沙等世界眾生 — Mahāsaṃnipātasūtra (Great Compilation) 大方等大集經, Scroll 2 — count: 2