Ariyasavaka Sutta, Ariyasāvaka-sutta: 1 definition


Ariyasavaka 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)

[«previous next»] — Ariyasavaka Sutta in Theravada glossary
Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

1. Ariyasavaka Sutta - Preached at Savatthi. The well taught Ariyan disciple does not wonder as to the cause and effect of things, he knows that it really is the arising and the passing away of the world. His is the knowledge of the trained man; he is possessed of the insight of revulsion, he stands knocking at the door of the deathless. S.ii.77.

2. Ariyasavaka Sutta - Same as above, with a very slight variation in the final paragraph, in the wording, not in the sense. S.ii.79.

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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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