Dhammavicaya, Dhamma-vicaya: 2 definitions
Dhammavicaya 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
dhammavicaya : (m.) investigation of doctrine.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Dhammavicaya refers to: investigation of doctrine, religious research Dhs.16, 20, 90, 309, 333, 555; Vbh.106; Vism.132;
Note: dhammavicaya is a Pali compound consisting of the words dhamma and vicaya.
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.
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Fundamentals of Vipassana Meditation (by Venerable Mahāsi Sayādaw)
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52 Kinds of Mental States < [Chapter II - Mental States]
Reading the Natural Mind (by Ajahn Chah)
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The Patthanuddesa Dipani (by Mahathera Ledi Sayadaw)
Food for the Heart (by Ajahn Chah)