Oloketi: 2 definitions
Oloketi 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: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
oloketi : (ava + lok + e) looks at; inspects.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Oloketi, (BSk. avalokayati or apaloketi) to look at, to look down or over to, to examine, contemplate, inspect, consider J. I, 85, 108 (nakkhattaṃ); Pv. II, 964; DhA. I, 10, 12, 25, 26; II, 96 (v. l. for T. voloketi); III, 296; PvA. 4, 5, 74, 124. (Page 170)
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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Vinaya (3): The Cullavagga (by T. W. Rhys Davids)
Cullavagga, Khandaka 4, Chapter 2 < [Khandaka 4 - The Settlement of Disputes among the Fraternity]
Visuddhimagga (the pah of purification) (by Ñāṇamoli Bhikkhu)
Vinaya Pitaka (3): Khandhaka (by I. B. Horner)