Ditthasava, Diṭṭhāsava, Ditthi-asava: 2 definitions
Ditthasava 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)
the canker of wrong view; One of the four Asavas;
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
Diṭṭhāsava refers to: the intoxicant of speculation, the 3rd of four āsavā, viz. kāma°, bhava°, d.°, avijjā° Vin.III, 5; Nd2 134; Dhs.1099, 1448; Vbh.373; cp. °ogha;
Note: diṭṭhāsava is a Pali compound consisting of the words diṭṭhi and āsava.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Ditthi, Asava.
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 6 - Avijjā and Āsava < [Chapter V - Buddhist Philosophy]
Cetasikas (by Nina van Gorkom)
Chapter 21 - Different Groups Of Defilements Part I < [Part III - Akusala Cetasikas]
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)
Verse 93 - The Story of Venerable Anuruddha < [Chapter 7 - Arahanta Vagga (The Saints)]
Bhesajjakkhandhaka (Chapter on Medicine) (by Hin-tak Sik)
Concepts of Health and Disease (In early Buddhism) < [Chapter 3 - Concepts of Health and Disease]