Khattiya Sutta: 2 definitions


Khattiya 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

1. Khattiya Sutta - A conversation between a devata and the Buddha regarding the four best things of the world - best of bipeds, quadrupeds, of wives, and of sons. S.i.6.

2. Khattiya Sutta - A conversation between Jinussoni and the Buddha on the ends of their efforts as envisaged by khattiyas, brahmanas, house holders, women, thieves and recluses. A.iii.362f.

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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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