Vinaya Pitaka (4): Parivara

by I. B. Horner | 2014 | 150,781 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 analyses the rules from various points of view. The English translation of the Vinaya-pitaka (fourth part, parivara) contains many Pali original words, but transliterated using a system similar...

1.16. Monks’ Analysis: on Accumulation

Prv.1.16 Because of indulging in sexual intercourse how many offences does one fall into? Because of indulging in sexual intercourse Vin.5.53 one falls into four offences: if one indulges in sexual intercourse with a body that is not decayed …[1] … offence of Expiation. Of the four fallings away how many fallings away do these offences appertain to[2] … by how many decidings are they stopped? Of the four fallings away these offences appertain to two fallings away: it may be that of falling away from moral habit, it may be that of falling away from good behaviour. Of the seven classes of offence they are comprised under four classes of offence: it may he under the class of offence involving Defeat, it may be under the class of offence that is a very grave one, it may be under the BD.6.79 class of offence of Expiation, it may be under the class of offence of wrong-doing. Of the six origins of offences …[3] … and by a covering over (as) with grass.

Concluded is the Eighth Chapter: that on Accumulation

Concluded are the eight Chapters on Because Of

Concluded are the sixteen great Chapters in the Great Synopsis in the Great Analysis

Footnotes and references:

1.

See Prv.1.10:Bu-Pj.1 just above.

2.

See text Prv.1.8.

3.

See text Prv.1.8 down to the end of that Chapter.