Body Witness; 1 Definition(s)
Body Witness 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)
kāya-sakkhi.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 Jhanas (by Henepola Gunaratana Mahāthera)
Seven Types of Disciples < [Chapter 5 - Jhāna and the Noble Disciples]
Jhāna and the Arahant < [Chapter 5 - Jhāna and the Noble Disciples]
The Life of Sariputta (by Nyanaponika Thera)