Cattalisa, Cattālīsa: 1 definition
Cattalisa means something in Jainism, Prakrit. 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.
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1) Cattālīsa (चत्तालीस) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Catvāriṃśat.
2) Cattālīsā (चत्तालीसा) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Catvāriṃśat.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
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Full-text: Catvarimshat, Cattarisa, Talisha.
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The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Moggallāna Mahāthera’s Attainment of Parinibbāna < [Chapter 43 - Forty-one Arahat-Mahatheras and their Respective Etadagga titles]
Part 5 - The Archery Display < [Chapter 2 - The Performance of the Ploughing Ceremony]
Chapter 17a - Buddha’s Journey to Kapilavatthu < [Volume 3]
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Summary of Bases < [Chapter III - Miscellaneous Section]
Compendium of Calm < [Chapter IX - Mental Culture]