Carimalopa Sutta, Carimālopa-sutta: 1 definition



Carimalopa Sutta 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.

In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

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Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

A name given in the Sutta Sangaha (No. 57) to a Sutta of the Itivuttaka (Itv. p.18f).

The Buddha says that if people knew as much as he did of the results of giving they would share even their last morsel of food with others.

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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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