Dukkha Sutta: 2 definitions


Dukkha Sutta 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.

In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

[«previous next»] — Dukkha Sutta in Theravada glossary
Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

1. Dukkha Sutta - Dukkha arises from the contact of the senses and the objects proper to the senses, resulting in feeling, which, in turn, produces craving. By destroying this process dukkha is destroyed. S.ii.71; cf. S.iv.86.

2. Dukkha Sutta - All the khandhas are ill; he who realizes this destroys rebirth. S.iii.21; 196.

3. Dukkha Sutta - All the khandhas lead to suffering. S.iii.77.

4. Dukkha Sutta - The Buddha teaches suffering, the arising thereof, the cessation, and the way to such cessation. S.iii.158.

5. Dukkha Sutta - That which is suffering and of the nature of suffering must be put away. S.iv.199.

6. Dukkha Sutta - Sariputta tells Jambukhadaka of the three kinds of suffering, caused by pain, by the activities and by the changeable nature of things. S.iv.259.

7. Dukkha Sutta - A monk without faith is unconscientious, has no fear of blame, is indolent and lacking in insight, lives ill at ease in this world and will suffer in the next. A.iii.3.

8. Dukkha Sutta - If a monk has brooding on sense desires, ill will, cruelty and conjures up thoughts of these things, he will live ill at ease now and also after death. A.iii.429.

9. Dukkha Sutta - It is impossible that a monk who sees happiness in any phenomenon shall live in harmony and peace. A.iii.442.

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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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