Who is a Bodhisattva? Is Bodhisattva the same as 菩萨?

Bodhisattva is a person who has uncontrived wish to help all living beings relieve their suffering, and aspires to become a Buddha in order to do that.

He/she has set achieving Buddhahood as his/her goal of spiritual practice, and is practicing to achieve the goal.

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Thank you! It really helps my understanding to have Venerable explain these Buddhist terms.