Home > Buddhist Glossary > Terms >



Sanskrit: Mahaprajapati

Product Code: G00406

Sister of Shakyamuni's mother. She raised the young Shakyamuni after the death of his mother.
She is Nanda's mother and she became the first Bhikshuni ( Buddhist nun).

Share your knowledge of this product with other customers... Be the first to write a review

Browse for more products in the same category as this item:

Buddhist Glossary > Terms
Buddhist Glossary