Alms Giving: 1 definition
Alms Giving 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.
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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
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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Full-text (+3): Nityadana, Danadharma, Yaga, Yanna, Dana, Dharma, Danardhama, Atipadana, Danadharmadhyaya, Danadharmakathana, Danadharmavidhi, Bhikshada, Ekanalika, Pranitabhumi, Nakshatrayoga, Daivasampatti, Uccaihshravas, Ambatthakola, Rajadhamma, Shatakarma.
Search found 41 books and stories containing Alms Giving; (plurals include: Alms Givings). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Jnaneshwari (Bhavartha Dipika) (by Ramchandra Keshav Bhagwat)
The Doctrine of Paticcasamuppada (by U Than Daing)
Vaisheshika-sutra with Commentary (by Nandalal Sinha)
Sūtra 10.2.8 (Observances produce adṛṣṭa as their fruit,...) < [Chapter 2 - Of Other Forms of Cognition]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 1 - Definition of Pāramī < [Chapter 1-3 - Anudīpanī on words and phrases]
Part 2 - King Pasenadī Kosala’s Alms-giving (asadisa-dāna) < [Chapter 35 - Story of Māra]
Chapter 6 - Reflections On Perfections < [Volume 1.1]
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)