Cetovimuttiphala Sutta: 1 definition


Cetovimuttiphala 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

1. Cetovimuttiphala Sutta - When a monk perceives the foulness of the body, is conscious of the cloying of food, feels distaste for the world, perceives impermanence in all compounded things, and has the thought of death inwardly established in him, there come to him mind emancipation and emancipation by way of insight and he becomes completely free. A.iii.84.

2. Cetovimuttiphala Sutta - The thought of impermanence, of ill in impermanence, of no self in ill, of renunciation and of dispassion - these things, when developed, have, as their fruit, mind emancipation and emancipation by way of insight. A.iii.85.

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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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