Akiriya Ditthi: 2 definitions



Akiriya Ditthi means something in Buddhism, Pali. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

[«previous next»] — Akiriya Ditthi in Theravada glossary
Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines

view of the inefficacy of action'; s. ditthi.

Source: This is Myanmar: The Doctrine of Paticcasammupada

Branch of Sakkaya Ditthi; This wrong view advocates that all the deeds, actions, whether physical, verbal or mental, meritorious or otherwise, right or wrong, moral or immoral are devoid of all effects or consequences, fruitless, barren and will amount to nothing.

context information

Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).

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