Kamupapatti, Kāmūpapatti, Kama-ûpapatti: 1 definition

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Kamupapatti 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.

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[«previous next»] — Kamupapatti in Pali glossary
Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Kāmūpapatti refers to: existence or rebirth in the sensuous universe. These are three: (1) Paccupaṭṭhita-kāmā (including mankind, four lowest devalokas, Asuras, Petas and animals), (2) Nimmāna-ratino devā, (3) Paranimmita-vasavattino devā D. III, 218; It. 94.

Note: kāmūpapatti is a Pali compound consisting of the words kāma and upapatti.

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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