Chaste Life; 1 Definition(s)
Chaste Life 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)
brahma-cariya.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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Search found 8 books and stories containing Chaste Life. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Banner of the Arahants (by Bhikkhu Khantipalo)
Part 2 - Understand Clearly < [Chapter 8 - Westerners In The Sangha]
Introduction < [Chapter 8 - Westerners In The Sangha]
The Bhikkhus Rules (by Bhikkhu Ariyesako)
Alms Food < [Chapter 3 - Possessions And Offerings]
The Four Requisites < [Chapter 3 - Possessions And Offerings]
Beginners Questions < [Part One]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Guide to Tipitaka (by U Ko Lay)
The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)
Chapter IX - The Story of Dharmapāla < [Volume II]
Chapter XX - Śyāmaka Jātaka < [Volume II]
Chapter XVII - The tenth Bhūmi < [Volume I]
Yoga Sutras with Vedanta Commentaries (by Patañjali)