Nissayakamma, Nissaya-kamma: 1 definition
Nissayakamma 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Nissayakamma refers to: giving assistance or help, an (ecclesiastical) act of help or protection Vin. I, 49, 143, 325; II, 226; A. I, 99; Pv IV. 11 (so to be read at the 2 latter passages for niyassa°).
Note: nissayakamma is a Pali compound consisting of the words nissaya 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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Search found 3 books and stories containing Nissayakamma, Nissaya-kamma; (plurals include: Nissayakammas, kammas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Vinaya (3): The Cullavagga (by T. W. Rhys Davids)
Cullavagga, Khandaka 1, Chapter 11 < [Khandaka 1 - The Minor Disciplinary Proceedings]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 4, Chapter 7 < [Khandaka 4 - The Settlement of Disputes among the Fraternity]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 1, Chapter 10 < [Khandaka 1 - The Minor Disciplinary Proceedings]
Vinaya Pitaka (3): Khandhaka (by I. B. Horner)
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)