Definition of 跏

  • sitting in the lotus position

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)

Popular Words With This Kanji

半跏思惟像, はんかしいぞう

Buddhist statue of a figure sitting contemplatively in the half-lotus position (often of Maitreya)

半跏, はんか

half-lotus position

結跏趺座, けっかふざ

(sitting in) the lotus position

結跏趺坐, けっかふざ

sitting with crossed legs, the lotus position

半跏趺坐, はんかふざ

(sitting in) the half lotus position (in Zen meditation)


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