Arani Sutta: 1 definition


Arani 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

There are five indriyas: those of ease, discomfort, happiness, unhappiness and indifference. Just as from the rubbing together of two sticks warmth and heat are produced, so, from their separation, warmth and heat, thus born, are quenched; similarly from contact, experienced as agreeable, arises the faculty of ease (sukhindriya), etc. S.v.211-13.

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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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