- one of the names of Buddha.
Origin of Tathagata
< Sanskrit, Pali tathāgata
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Examples from the Web for tathagata
Shall they not be comforted any more by the Sutras of the Tathagata?Japanese Fairy Tales
At the four cross roads a dagaba should be erected to the Tathagata.
Tathagata fondly loves them, and would save them from their unhappiness.
The old man is Tathagata, and his children the blind, suffering children of sin and passion.
The tinsel chariots provided for the children of Tathagata are the "Vehicles" of the Buddhist teaching.