Vinaya Pitaka (1): The Analysis of Monks’ Rules (Bhikkhu-vibhanga)

by I. B. Horner | 2014 | 345,334 words | ISBN-13: 9781921842160

The English translation of the Bhikkhu-vibhanga: the first part of the Suttavibhanga, which itself is the first book of the Pali Vinaya Pitaka, one of the three major ‘baskets’ of Therevada canonical literature. It is a collection of rules for Buddhist monks. The English translation of the Vinaya-pitaka (first part, bhikkhu-vibhanga) contains many...

Published in 2014 by SuttaCentral.

ISBN: 978-1-921842-16-0

Originally published by the Pali Text Society in the following years:

  • Vol. 1: 1938
  • Vol. 2: 1940
  • Vol. 3: 1942
  • Vol. 4: 1951
  • Vol. 5: 1950
  • Vol. 6: 1966

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