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...

2.4. Nuns’ Analysis: on Comprised In

Prv.2.4 Of the seven classes of offence in how many classes of offence are the offences for a nun who, filled with desire, … comprised? Of the seven classes of offence the offences for a nun … are comprised in three classes of offence: it may be in the class of offence involving Defeat; it may be in the class of offence that is a very grave one; it may be in the class of offence of wrong-doing … The offences for one who is partaking of … curds, having had them asked for, are comprised in two classes of offence: it may be in the class of offence that has to be Confessed; it may be in the class of offence of wrong-doing.

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