Avoca: 1 definition
Avoca 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
avoca : (1st. sing. (aor. of vac.)) he said.
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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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Appendix 1 - The Śucimukhī-sūtra < [Chapter VI - The Great Bhikṣu Saṃgha]
Appendix 4 - Notes on the Mahāśūnyatā-sūtra < [Chapter XXX - The Characteristics of Prajñā]
Story of the schism of Kauśāmbī < [Chapter XXIV - The Virtue of Patience]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)