Atthasandassaka: 1 definition



Atthasandassaka 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

An arahant. In Padumuttaras time he was a brahmin named Narada.

Seeing the Buddha going along, attended by his monks, he uttered the Buddhas praises in three stanzas.

130 kappas ago he was born as a king named Sukhitta.

He is probably identical with Nagita Thera. Ap.i.168.

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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