Paccavekkhana, paccavekkhanā, Pacca-vekkhana, Paccavekkhaṇa, Paccavekkhaṇā: 2 definitions
Paccavekkhana 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.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
paccavekkhana : (nt.) consideration; reviewing; reflection. || paccavekkhanā (nt.) consideration; reviewing; reflection.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Paccavekkhana, (nt.) & Paccavekkhanā (f.) (paṭi+avekkhana, cp. late Sk. pratyaveksana & °nā) looking at, consideration, regard, attention, reflection, contemplation, reviewing (cp. Cpd. 58) M. I, 415; D. III, 278; A. III, 27; Pug. 21 (a°); Dhs. 390 (a°=dhammānaṃ sabhāvaṃ pati na apekkhati DhsA. 254, trsl. “inability to consider”); Miln. 388; Nett 85; VbhA. 140; Vism. 43 (twofold); Sdhp. 413. (Page 384)
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Pacca.
Search found 9 books and stories containing Paccavekkhana, paccavekkhanā, Pacca-vekkhana, Paccavekkhaṇa, Paccavekkhaṇā, Pacca-vekkhaṇā, Pacca-vekkhaṇa, pacca-vekkhanā; (plurals include: Paccavekkhanas, paccavekkhanās, vekkhanas, Paccavekkhaṇas, Paccavekkhaṇās, vekkhaṇās, vekkhaṇas, vekkhanās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Two Kinds of Reflection (Paccavekkhaṇā) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Part 11 - The Attainment of Buddhahood < [Chapter 7 - The Attainment of Buddhahood]
(8) Eighth Pāramī: The Perfection of Resolution (adhiṭṭhāna-pāramī) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Introducing Buddhist Abhidhamma (by Kyaw Min, U)
Practicing Insight on Your Own (by Acharn Thawee Baladhammo)
Gauging The Results Of The Practice < [Chapter 6]
The Book of Protection (by Piyadassi Thera)
Transcendental Dependent Arising (by Bhikkhu Bodhi)