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...

Fifty on taking what is imperfectly executed

= Kd.7.6; read taking with him a robe that is imperfectly executed instead of taking BD.4.364 robe-material … That monk’s kaṭhina (privileges) are removed together with (those of the other) monks.[1]

Told is the Portion for Repeating on Taking

Footnotes and references:


“The whole Chapter 6 is repeated here three times, the first time replacing the words ‘takes a robe’ by ‘takes a robe with him’ (cf. Chapter 3); the second time replacing ‘takes a robe’ by ‘takes a robe not ready’ (imperfectly executed) (cf. Chapter 4); and the third time with these two modifications combined (cf. Chapter 5) ”—so Vinaya Texts, ii.162, n.2.

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