- supreme knowledge or enlightenment.
Origin of bodhi
< Pali, Sanskrit
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Bodhisatta, a seeker of the bodhi, one who endeavors to become a Buddha.
Bodhi tree, the tree under which Buddha acquires enlightenment.
While they sing they circle around the Bodhi tree and pose in graceful attitudes.
He is pure intelligence (Bodhi), the word of God, mighty Logos.The Metaphysic of Christianity and Buddhism
Dawsonne M. Strong
The "fortunate tree," the tree "of good omen," the Bodhi tree.Sacred Books of the East</p>