Dibbacakkhu: 3 definitions
Dibbacakkhu 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)Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
A false ascetic, a previous birth of Devadatta. For his story see the Somanassa Jataka.Source: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary
N (Eye of deva). Knowledge enabling to see everything from all sides and distances.
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).
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
dibbacakkhu : (nt.) the divine eye.
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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Search found 13 books and stories containing Dibbacakkhu; (plurals include: Dibbacakkhus). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 1 - Discourse on the practice of Meditation < [Chapter 20 - The Six Princes achieved different Attainments]
Part 8 - The Eight Qualities of the Bodhisatta’s Mind Continuum < [Chapter 7 - The Attainment of Buddhahood]
Part 4 - Buddha (a Supremely Enlightened One) < [Chapter 2 - Rare Appearance of a Buddha]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Preliminary note on the six superknowledges (abhijñā, abhiññā) < [Chapter XLIII - The Pursuit of the Six superknowledges]
Preliminary note on the ‘five eyes’ < [Part 6 - Obtaining the five ‘eyes’]
A Discourse on Paticcasamuppada (by Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw)
Fundamentals of Vipassana Meditation (by Venerable Mahāsi Sayādaw)
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)
Buddha Desana (by Sayadaw U Pannadipa)