Bodily Action: 1 definition
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)Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
(wholesome or unwholesome); s. karma, karma formations - Right b.a. = sammā-kammanta; s. magga.
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).
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+8): Kayakamma, Angika, Kayagutta, Kayaduccarita Sutta, Kayakarma, Pranatipata, Samma Kammanta, Kriya, Abhinayacatushtaya, Manokamma, Abhinaya, Kulumba Sutta, Mada, Adattadana, Kayakarman, Kamma Patha, Kamamithyacara, Virati, Cetana, Miccha Magga.
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Advice To Rāhula (by Nyanaponika Thera)
The Buddha and His Teachings (by Narada Thera)
Bodhinyana (by Ajahn Chah)
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)
Verse 197-199 - The Story of the Pacification of the Relatives of the Buddha < [Chapter 15 - Sukha Vagga (Happiness)]
Verse 77 - The Story of Venerables Assaji & Punabbasuka < [Chapter 6 - Paṇḍita Vagga (The Wise)]
Verse 167 - The Story of a Young Monk < [Chapter 13 - Loka Vagga (World)]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
I. The four trances (dhyāna) according to the Abhidharma < [Class 2: The four trances]
III. Definition of the ten powers (bala) according to the Daśabalasūtra < [Part 1 - General questions]
Part 1 - Required conditions for murder < [Section I.1 - Abstaining from murder]
Vipassana Meditation (by Chanmyay Sayadaw)