Kukkutagiri Parivena, Kukkuṭagiri-parivena: 1 definition
Kukkutagiri Parivena 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.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)
A row of cells built by Kanitthatissa after he had demolished the boundaries of the Maha vihara (Mhv.xxxvi.10).
They were later restored by Mahasena (Mhv.xxxvii.15; MT.678).
The place is also referred to as the Kukkuta rama (E.g., Mhv.xxxvii.15). See also Appendix.
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).
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Parivena, Kukkutagiri.
Full-text: Kukkutarama, Mahavihara.
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