Reference Entry

mudrā (P.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

Published by Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691157863
Published online July 2017 | e-ISBN: 9780190681159
mudrā (P.)

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In Sanskrit, lit., “seal,” “mark,” or “sign”; but in Buddhist contexts it often refers to hand and arm “gestures” made

Reference Entry.  250 words. 

Subjects: Buddhism

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