Loko; 1 Definition(s)
Loko 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)
Loko means the world;Source: Buddhist Information: A Survey of Paramattha Dhammas
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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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Part 2 - The benefits of exertion < [Chapter XXVI - Exertion]
Appendix 8 - Fourteen unanswered questions < [Chapter IV - Explanation of the Word Bhagavat]
II. Endowing the kṣetra with a special wisdom < [Part 1 - Eliminating the three poisons]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 1.2.50 < [Chapter 2 - Divya: In Heaven]
Verse 2.2.61 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna: Knowledge]
Verse 2.2.127 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna: Knowledge]
Vedānta-sūtras Part II (by George Thibaut)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)