Aparihaniya Sutta, Aparihāniya-sutta: 1 definition


Aparihaniya Sutta 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)

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Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

1. Aparihaniya Sutta - On the six things that lead away from ruin. A.iii.310; cf. A.iii.329-30.

2. Aparihaniya Sutta - A devata visits the Buddha at Jetavana and mentions six things which lead away from ruin. The Buddha makes that a topic for a sermon to the monks. A.iii.330f.

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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