Loke Sutta: 1 definition

Introduction

Introduction:

Loke 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

Dona notices the footprints of the Buddha on the road between Ukkattha and Setavya, and, following them, comes upon the Buddha. Dona asks the Buddha who he is - deva, yakkha, gandhabba, etc.? - and the Buddha explains to him that he is a Buddha. A.ii.37f.

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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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