Vinaya Pitaka (3): Khandhaka

by I. B. Horner | 2014 | 386,194 words | ISBN-13: 9781921842160

The English translation of the Khandhaka: the second book of the Pali Vinaya Pitaka, one of the three major ‘baskets’ of Therevada canonical literature. It is a collection of various narratives. The English translation of the Vinaya-pitaka (third part, khandhaka) contains many Pali original words, but transliterated using a system similar to the I...

Seeing a blameworthy person

Kd.4.14.1 Kd.4.14.3 “Monks, one should not invite in a seated assembly before a nun …[1] Vin.1.168

Kd.4.14.4 “Monks, one should not invite by giving the Invitation of one on probation unless the assembly has not risen.[2] And, monks, one should not invite on a non-Invitation day unless the Order be unanimous.”

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