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...

Nuns’ Analysis: on How many Offences? (Nissaggiya Pācittiya)

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 1

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.1 Making a hoard of bowls she falls into one offence: that of Expiation involving Forfeiture.

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 2

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.2 BD.6.105 Thinking that robe-material (given) not at the right time is robe-material (given) at the right time, having it distributed after she has allotted it, she falls into two offences: when she has it distributed, in the action there is an offence of wrong-doing; when it has been distributed there is an offence of Expiation involving Forfeiture.

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 3

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.3 Tearing away a robe she has exchanged with (another) nun, she falls into two offences: when she tears it away, in the action there is an offence of wrong-doing; when she has torn it away there is an offence of Expiation involving Forfeiture.

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 4

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.4 Having another thing asked for when she has had one thing asked for, she falls into two offences: when she has it asked for, in the action (request) there is an offence of wrong-doing; when she has had it asked for there is an offence of Expiation involving Forfeiture.

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 5

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.5 Getting another thing in exchange when she has got one thing in exchange … see Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.4.

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 6

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.6 Getting another thing in exchange for that which was necessary (and) appointed for another thing, destined for another thing, (and) belonging to an Order, she falls into two offences: as she gets it in exchange, in the action there is an offence of wrong-doing; when she has got it in exchange there is an offence of Expiation involving Forfeiture.

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 7

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.7 Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.8 Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.9 Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.10 Getting another thing in exchange for that which was necessary (and) appointed for another thing, destined for another thing, (and) belonging to an Order (and) that she herself had asked for belonging to a company … belonging to a company (and) that she herself had asked for Vin.5.74 … belonging to an individual (and) that she herself had asked for … see Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.6.

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 11

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.11 Bargaining for a heavy cloth (worth) more than four “bronzes” she falls into two offences: when she bargains, m the action there is an offence of wrong-doing; when she has bargained there is an offence of Expiation involving Forfeiture.

Nuns’ Nissaggiya Pācittiya 12

Prv.2.2:Bi-NP.12 Bargaining for a light cloth (worth) more than two and a “bronzes”, she falls into two offences …

Concluded are the Offences of Expiation involving Forfeiture