Impurity Of The Body; 1 Definition(s)
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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)
contemplation of the: s. asubha, sīvathikā.Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
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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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Tattva 6: Saṃvara (methods of impeding karma) < [Appendix 1.4: The nine tattvas]
Part 9: Sermon on impurity of the body < [Chapter VI - Candraprabhacaritra]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 2.96 < [Section XVIII - Control of Sensual Desires]
Verse 2.27 < [Section VIII - Duties and Sacraments]
The Jataka tales [English], Volume 1-6 (by Robert Chalmers)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
The Scientific Outlook Of Buddhism (by Wang Chi Biu)