Nissaya Paccaya: 1 definition
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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
'support', base, foundation, is one of the 24 conditions (s. paccaya, 8).
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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Ends with: Upanissaya Paccaya.
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Patthana Dhamma (by Htoo Naing)
Conditions (by Nina van Gorkom)
The Patthanuddesa Dipani (by Mahathera Ledi Sayadaw)