ASL sign for: Buddhism

Definition: A religion, originated in India by Buddha (Gautama) and later spreading to China, Burma, Japan, Tibet, and parts of southeast Asia.

Sign loan from some certain signed languages in Asia. Dominant "1" handshape tapping on the tip of the passive "7-8" handshape. Video contributed by Oshin Jennings, a Deaf Buddhist monk.


Related signs: BUDDHA, NIRVANA.