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Vatta, 4 Definition(s)

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4 DEFINITION(S):

duty, service, monastic daily routine or service, observance.
Added: 29.Jun.2008 | Source: Chez Paul: A Buddhist Glossary
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The cycle of birth, death, and rebirth. This denotes both the death and rebirth of living beings and the death and rebirth of defilement (kilesa) within the mind. See samsara.
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N Fact to move from one existence to the next. Continuous suffering of sansara.

Added: 26.Apr.2009 | Source: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary
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1. 'round',

  • 2. 'round of rebirths'.

  • (1) With reference to the dependent origination (paticcasamuppāda), Vis.M. XVII speaks of 3 rounds:

    • the karma round (kamma-vatta) comprising the karma-formations and the karma process (2nd and 10th links);

    • the round of defilements (kilesa-vatta) comprising ignorance, craving and clinging (1st, 8th and 9th links);

    • the round of results (vipāka-vatta) comprising consciousness, mind and corporeality, 6 bases, impression, feeling (3rd-7th links).

    Cf. paticcasamuppāda (diagram).

    (2) round of rebirth = samsāra.

    Added: 06.Jun.2010 | Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
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