Manokamma, Mano-kamma: 3 definitions
Manokamma 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)Source: Journey to Nibbana: Patthana Dhama
Part of Three Kamma Doors
manokamma ( through mind activities )
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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
manokamma : (nt.) mental action.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Manokamma refers to: work of the mind, mental action, associated with kāyakamma (bodily action) and vacī° (vocal action) A. I, 32, 104; Pug. 41; Dhs. 981 (where omitted in text).
Note: manokamma is a Pali compound consisting of the words mano and kamma.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
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Vipassana Meditation (by Chanmyay Sayadaw)
Practicing Insight on Your Own (by Acharn Thawee Baladhammo)
The Doctrine of Paticcasamuppada (by U Than Daing)
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)
Domain 3 - Bhávaná (meditation) < [Chapter 6 - Ten domains of meritorious actions (ten punna kiriyavatthu)]
Patthana Dhamma (by Htoo Naing)
A Brief Outline of Buddhism (by U Po Sa)