Bodhichitta in aspiration

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Bodhichitta in aspiration (Skt. bodhipraṇidhicitta; Tib. སྨོན་པ་སེམས་བསྐྱེད་, Wyl. smon pa sems bskyed) — one of the two subdivisions of relative bodhichitta, it is the aspiration to attain enlightenment for the benefit of others. It is explained as pledging oneself to the goal.