Parinibbana Sutta, Parinibbāna-sutta: 2 definitions
Parinibbana Sutta 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.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
1. Parinibbana Sutta
An account of the death of the Buddha at Kusinara. It contains the last words of the Buddha and stanzas of Sahampati, Sakka and Anuruddha, uttered immediately after his death. S.i.157; cp. D.ii.156f.; on their difference, see KS.i.196, n.1.2. Parinibbana Sutta
On the complete passing away. A.iv.254.
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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The Life of Sariputta (by Nyanaponika Thera)
Digha Nikaya < [Part IV - Discourses Of Sariputta]
The Last Debt Paid < [Part III - The Further Shore]
Chapter IV - The Intoxicant Group < [Part I]
Chapter II - Good In Relation To The Universe Of Form < [Part I - Good States Of Consciousness]
Vinaya (3): The Cullavagga (by T. W. Rhys Davids)
Cullavagga, Khandaka 7, Chapter 2 < [Khandaka 7 - Dissensions in the Order]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 10, Chapter 5 < [Khandaka 10 - On the Duties of Bhikkhunis]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 1, Chapter 25 < [Khandaka 1 - The Minor Disciplinary Proceedings]
The Book of Protection (by Piyadassi Thera)
Buddhism in a Nutshell (by Narada Mahathera)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 35 - The Daily Routine of 2.4 Million Crores of Absorptions < [Chapter 40 - The Buddha Declared the Seven Factors of Non-Decline for Rulers]