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 Laying-Down-Where (Saṅghādisesa)

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 1

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.1 Where was that offence requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of the bringing of a law-suit by a nun who speaks in envy laid down? Concerning whom? … see Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.1 above … she originates it by body and by speech and by mind … By whom has it been conveyed? By a succession (of teachers):

Upāli, Dāsaka

Vinaya-piṭaka in the Island of Tambapaṇṇi.

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 2

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.2 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of ordaining a woman thief … she originates it … and by mind.

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 3

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.3 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of going alone among villages … (as) in the first Defeat.[1]

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 4

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.4 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of restoring a nun suspended by a complete Order, without having obtained permission from the Order which carried out the proceedings in accordance with the rule, with Discipline, with the Teacher’s instruction, not having learnt the group’s desire … in throwing off responsibility.

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 5

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.5 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of a nun who is filled with desire partaking of solid food or soft food that with her own hand she has accepted from the hand of a man who is filled with desire … (as) in the first Defeat.

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 6

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.6 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of instigating (by) saying, “What can this man, whether he is filled with desire or is not filled with desire, do to you, lady, since you are not filled with desire? Please, lady, eat or partake of the solid food or the soft food that this man is giving to you and that you have accepted with your own hand” … she originates it …

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 10

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.10 BD.6.118 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of a nun who is angry not giving up (her course) though being admonished up to the third time … in throwing off responsibility.

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 11

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.11 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of a nun, overthrown in some legal question, not giving up (her course) though being admonished up to the third time … in throwing off responsibility.

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 12

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.12 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of nuns who live in company not giving up (their course) though being admonished up to the third time … in throwing off responsibility.

Nuns’ Saṅghādisesa 13

Prv.2.9:Bi-Ss.13 Vin.5.83 … requiring a Formal Meeting of the Order because of not giving up (her course) though being admonished up to the third time for one who is instigating saying, “Ladies, live you as though in company, do not you live otherwise” … in throwing off responsibility …

Prv.2.9.8 … offence to be Confessed because of partaking of curds, having had them asked for … she originates it by four origins.

Concluded is the First Chapter: on Laying-Down-Where

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