Being; 1 Definition(s)
Being 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.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)
living: satta; further s. puggala. - Belief in eternal personality: bhava-ditthi (s. ditthi), sassata-ditthi.Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
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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The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 1362-1363 < [Chapter 18 - Inference]
Verse 347 < [Chapter 7 - Doctrine of the Self (ātman, ‘soul’)]
Verse 2104-2105 < [Chapter 24a - The case for the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 1.11 < [Section VII - Nature of Brahmā]
Verse 12.75 < [Section IX - Details of Transmigration]
Verse 8.57 < [Section XII - Non-payment of debt]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 9 - Indefinability of World-appearance < [Chapter XXIX-XXX - Controversy Between the Dualists and the Monists]
Part 1 - Vyāsa-tīrtha, Madhusūdana and Rāmācārya on the Falsity of the World < [Chapter XXIX-XXX - Controversy Between the Dualists and the Monists]
Part 3 - The Categories < [Chapter XXXI - The Philosophy of Vallabha]
Vedānta-sūtras Part I (by George Thibaut)
I, 4, 15 < [First Adhyāya, Fourth Pāda]
II, 2, 13 < [Second Adhyāya, Second Pāda]
II, 2, 14 < [Second Adhyāya, Second Pāda]
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)
Factor 3 - Anottappa (moral fearlessness) < [Chapter 2 - On akusala cetasikas (unwholesome mental factors)]
Part 4 - How Rebirth Consciousness Appears < [Chapter 8 - What happen when death draws near (mind processes immediately preceding death)]
Vinaya Pitaka (2): The Analysis of Nun’ Rules (Bhikkhuni-vibhanga) (by I. B. Horner)