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Mala Vagga, 1 Definition(s)

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Mala Vagga means something in Buddhism, Pali. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

The twenty first chapter of the Dhammapada.

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

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