Kayavinnatti, aka: Kaya-vinnatti, Kāyaviññatti; 3 Definition(s)

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Kayavinnatti 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)

Kayavinnatti in Theravada glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

s. viññatti.

Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
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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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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

Kayavinnatti in Pali glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

kāyaviññatti : (f.) intimation through the body; a gesture.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Kāyaviññatti:—Intimation by body, i.e. merely by one’s appearance, appl. chiefly to the begging bhikkhu Dhs. 585, 636, 654, 844; DhsA. 82, 301; Miln. 229, 230; Vism. 448; Bdhd 69, 70;

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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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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Kāya (काय).—mn. (-yaḥ-yaṃ) The body. n. (-yaṃ) 1. Part of the hand sacred to the creator; the r...
Mahakaya
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Dharmakaya
Dharmakāya (धर्मकाय).—m. (in Pali recorded only as Bhvr. adj. in quite different sense, having ...
Kayastha
Kāyastha.—(EI 24; ASLV; HD), a clerk; explained by some as ‘a registrar’ (EI 31); a scribe or w...
Vinnatti
Viññatti, (f.) (fr. viññāpeti) intimation, giving to understand, information; begging or askin...
Sambhogakaya
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Kayagantha
Kāyagantha:—Bodily tie or fetter (binding one to saṃsāra), of which there are four: ab...
Kayotsarga
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Kayakamma
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Kayadhatu
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Pratikaya
Pratikāya (प्रतिकाय).—1) an effigy, image, picture, likeness. 2) an adversary; स वृषध्वजसायकावभ...
Brihatkaya
Bṛhatkāya (बृहत्काय).—A king of the family of Bharata. (Bhāgavata, Skandha 9).
Balakaya
Balakāya (बलकाय).—army-body, see kāya.
Kayabandhana
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Kayavinnana
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