Issara Sutta: 2 definitions

Introduction

Issara 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

One of the Suttas in the Devata Samyutta. Questions are asked as to what makes for lordship among men, what is the supreme commodity, etc., and the answer is that power of command it is which brings lordship and that women are the supreme commodity, etc. S.i.43.

context information

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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