Kapitthaphaladayaka: 1 definition

Introduction

Kapitthaphaladayaka 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

An arahant. Ninety one kappas ago he saw the Buddha Vipassi walking along the street and, pleased with his demeanour, offered him a kapittha fruit (Ap.ii.449).

He is probably identical with either Nisabha (ThagA.i.318) or Ajita (ThagA.i.73).

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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