Byapada, Byāpāda: 4 definitions
Byapada 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: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary
M (Hatred, malevolence).
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).
General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Google Books: The Fruits of True Monkhood
Byāpāda (“vengefulness”) in Buddhism refers to one of the sixteen upakilesa (subtle defilements).
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
byāpāda : (m.) malevolence.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Byāpāda, (fr. vy+ā+pad) ill-will, malevolence, one of the 5 “obstructions” (āvaraṇāni, see e.g. S. V, 94; Nd2 379); and of the 4 “bonds” (kāya-ganthā see e.g. Nd1 98).—M. I, 434; S. I, 99; It. 119; Ps. I, 31; II, 12; Nd1 149, 207, 386.—vitakka a malevolent or angry thought M. I, 11; S. I, 203; II, 151; III, 93; V, 417; Nd1 501; Kvu 113. (Page 492)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Byapada Nivarana.
Search found 7 books and stories containing Byapada, Byāpāda; (plurals include: Byapadas, Byāpādas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)
Factor 8 - Vitakka (thought, thinking, initial application of the mind on the object) < [Chapter 4 - Cetasikas Associated With Both Good And Bad Cittas (mind)]
Factor 11 - Upekkha (equminity) < [Chapter 3 - On kusala cetasikas (wholesome mental factors)]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Notes (a): What Is Morality? < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
(3) Third Pāramī: The Perfection of Renunciation (nekkhamma-pāramī) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Introduction to Dhammasangani (by U Ko Lay)
The Jhanas (by Henepola Gunaratana Mahāthera)
The Doctrinal Context of Jhāna < [Introduction]
The Abandoning of the Hindrances < [Chapter 2 - The First Jhāna and its Factors]
The Vipassana Dipani (by Mahathera Ledi Sayadaw)
Patthana Dhamma (by Htoo Naing)