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...

2.11. Nuns’ Analysis: on Falling Away

Prv.2.11 Because of consenting to physical contact, of the four fallings away how many fallings away do the offences … BD.6.121 appertain to? … appertain to two fallings away: there may be falling away from moral habit; there may be falling away from good behaviour … Because of partaking of curds, having had them asked for … do the offences appertain to? … falling away from good behaviour.

Concluded is the Third Chapter: on Falling Away