Ginjakavasatha Sutta, Giñjakāvasatha-sutta: 1 definition


Ginjakavasatha 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)

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Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

1. Ginjakavasatha Sutta - Preached at the Ginjakavasatha, in answer to a question by Kaccayana as to how various opinions, low, moderately good and excellent respectively, arise. S.ii.153.

2. Ginjakavasatha Sutta - A group of suttas preached at the Ginjakavasatha in answer to Anandas questions regarding the destinies of various disciples, men and women, who had died at Nadika. The first sutta of the group includes the Dhammadasa (q.v.). S.v.356ff; cf. D.191ff.

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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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