Bodily Action; 1 Definition(s)
Bodily Action 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)
(wholesome or unwholesome); s. karma, karma formations - Right b.a. = sammā-kammanta; s. magga.(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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Advice To Rāhula (by Nyanaponika Thera)
The Buddha and His Teachings (by Narada Thera)
Vipassana Meditation (by Chanmyay Sayadaw)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 12.7 < [Section II - The Philosophy of Action and its Retribution (karmayoga)]
Verse 12.4 < [Section II - The Philosophy of Action and its Retribution (karmayoga)]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Part 1 - Required conditions for murder < [Section I.1 - Abstaining from murder]
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A Discourse on Paticcasamuppada (by Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw)