Pancakkhandha, aka: Pañcakkhandha; 1 Definition(s)
Pancakkhandha 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.
pañcakkhandha : (m.) the five aggregates, viz: material qualities, feeling, perception, coefficients of tconsciousness, and consciousness.(Source): BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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 5 books and stories containing Pancakkhandha or Pañcakkhandha. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Doctrine of Paticcasamuppada (by U Than Daing)
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Subject - Matter < [Chapter I - Different Types of Consciousness]
Consciousness Pertaining The Sensuous Sphere < [Chapter I - Different Types of Consciousness]
52 Kinds of Mental States < [Chapter II - Mental States]
Transcendental Dependent Arising (by Bhikkhu Bodhi)
The Jhanas (by Henepola Gunaratana Mahāthera)
Things as They Are (by Acariya Maha Boowa Nanasampanno)
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