First Council; 1 Definition(s)
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General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Buddhist Door: Glossary
Full-text: Pancasatika, Saptaparnaguha, First Buddhist Council, Parivarapatha, Theravada Council, Mahakashyapa, Majjhima Nikaya, Sattapanniguha, Mahasamghika, Gavampati, Sangiti, Samyutta Nikaya, Purana, Ukkhepakata Vaccha, Anguttara Nikaya, Khujjasobhita, Ananda, Patimokkha, Kosambi, Subhadda.
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The Mahavamsa (by Wilhelm Geiger)
Maha Kassapa (by Hellmuth Hecker)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
III. The traces of passion persist in the saints < [VIII. Destroying the traces of the conflicting emotions]
Part 7 - Why Ānanda is not an arhat < [Chapter VI - The Great Bhikṣu Saṃgha]
Appendix 2 - The location of Suvarṇabhūmi or Suvarṇadvīpa < [Chapter XVI - The Story of Śāriputra]
The Buddha (by Piyadassi Thera)
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)