Khandha Samyutta, Khandha-saṃyutta: 1 definition



Khandha Samyutta 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

Khandha Samyutta - The twenty second chapter of the Samyutta Nikaya and the first chapter of the Khandha Vagga. It consists of one hundred and fifty suttas, divided into three sections. The chapter deals mainly with the five khandhas or constituent elements. S.iii.1-188.

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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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