Bhallatakadayaka: 1 definition
Bhallatakadayaka 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)Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
An arahant. Eighteen kappas ago he was an ascetic and, seeing the Buddha Atthadassi going through the air, invited him to his hermitage. There he gave the Buddha a bhallataka fruit (Ap.ii.398). He is probably, identical with Vijitasena. Thag.A.i.426.
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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