Duggati: 4 definitions
Duggati 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)
M Bad destination. Rebirth in some distressing and pitiful stages of being.Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
'woeful course' (of existence); s. gati.
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
duggati : (f.) a realm of miserable existence.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Duggati.—a miserable existence; a realm of misery (see above gati 4). Usually with gacchati (duggatiṃ gata, reborn in a miserable state) or uppajjati D.I, 82; A.I, 97, 138 (+vinipātaṃ nirayaṃ); II, 123; III, 3; IV, 364; Dh.17; Sn.141; SnA 192 (=dukkhappatti); PvA.87. Sakakammāni nayanti duggatiṃ, one’s own deeds lead to rebirth in misery, Dh.240; with ref. to a Peta existence: Pv.I, 62; II, 16; 113; 317. Cp. duggata. (Page 242)
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)
Starts with: Duggati Sutta.
Full-text: Vinipata, Gati, Woeful Courses, Durgati, Tamaparayana, Apaya, Gatika, Sugati, Tama, Gamana, Agati, Parayana, Bhaya, Du, Kantaka, Niraya.
Search found 12 books and stories containing Duggati; (plurals include: Duggatis). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)
Verse 240 - The Story of Venerable Tissa < [Chapter 18 - Mala Vagga (Impurities)]
Verse 17 - The Story of Devadatta < [Chapter 1 - Yamaka Vagga (Twin Verses)]
Verse 316-317 - The Story of A Group of Bad Ascetics < [Chapter 22 - Niraya Vagga (Hell)]
The Doctrine of Paticcasamuppada (by U Than Daing)
Chapter 1 - What Is Paticcasamuppada?
Chapter 11 - He Who Follows The Way Of Paticcasamuppada Follows The Way Of The Blind.
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)
Factor 3 - Anottappa (moral fearlessness) < [Chapter 2 - On akusala cetasikas (unwholesome mental factors)]
Part 3 - The four type of individuals (puggala) < [Chapter 9 - Patisandhi (the nature of rebirth)]
Fundamentals of Vipassana Meditation (by Venerable Mahāsi Sayādaw)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
The Noble Truth of the Path < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Chapter 12 - Yasa, Son of a Rich Merchant, becoming a Bhikkhu < [Volume 2.2]
The Buddha and His Teachings (by Narada Thera)