Associations to the word «Vajra»
VAJRA, noun. (countable) A Buddhist ceremonial mace and symbol, usually interpreted as both a diamond and a thunderbolt.
VAJRA, noun. (uncountable) One of the five central Buddhist principles, representing indestructible substance that cuts and penetrates through emotional instability or uncertainty.
VAJRA, noun. (uncountable) (Rigveda) (Hindu mythology) The weapon of Indra, the god of heaven and the chief deity of the Rigvedic pantheon, used to kill sinners and ignorant persons.
VAJRA, noun. Alternative letter-case form of vajra
VAJRA, noun. Indra's thunderbolt.
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.