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...

Monks’ Analysis: on Laying-Down-Where (Sekhiya)

Monks’ Sekhiya 75

Prv.1.9:Bu-Sk.75 Where was that offence of Wrong-doing because of, out of disrespect, easing oneself or spitting in water laid down? It was laid down in Sāvatthī. Concerning whom? Concerning the group of six monks. On what subject? On the subject of the group of six monks easing themselves and spitting in water. One laying down, one supplementary laying down. Of the six BD.6.76 origins of offences he originates it by one origin: he originates it by body and by mind, not by speech.

Concluded is the Chapter[1] on Laying-Down-Where

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The corresponding Chapter in the Bhikkhunīvibhaṅga (Vin.5.83) is called “The first Chapter”.

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