Apagabbha: 2 definitions
Apagabbha 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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apagabbha : (adj.) (apa + gabbha) not destined to another rebirth; (a + pagabbha) not haughty.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Apagabbha, (adj.) (a + pa + gabbha) not entering another womb, i. e. not destined to another rebirth Vin.III, 3. (Page 50)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
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Vinaya Pitaka (1): Bhikkhu-vibhanga (the analysis of Monks’ rules) (by I. B. Horner)
Monks’ Expulsion (Pārājika) 1: The origin of the Vinaya < [Monks’ Expulsion (Pārājika) 1]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)