Tibetan Buddhism Glossary System

Bodhisattva

Tibetan: ​བྱང་ཆུབ་སེམས་དཔའ  (chang chub sempa) Chinese: 菩薩
In general, a bodhisattva is a person who is dedicated on the path towards buddhahood. In Mahayana Buddhism, a bodhisattva is someone who has generated bodhicitta, a compassionate mind to attain Buddhahood for the benefit of all sentient beings.

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