Parivena, Pariveṇa: 2 definitions


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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

pariveṇa : (nt.) a separated residence of monks. (now it means a place for religious learning).

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Pariveṇa, (nt.) (etym. ?) 1. all that belongs to a castle, a mansion and its constituents Vv 8453 (explained at VvA. 351 as follows: veṇiyato pekkhitabbato pariveṇaṃ pāsāda-kūtâgāra-ratti-ṭṭhān’ādisampannaṃ pākāraparikkhittaṃ dvārakoṭṭhaka-yuttaṃ āvāsaṃ); DhA. I, 260 (pāsāda°).—2. a cell or private chamber for a bhikkhu (cp. Vin. Texts III, 109, 203) Vin. I, 49=II. 210 (p. koṭṭhaka upaṭṭhāna-sālā); I, 216 (vihārena vihāraṃ pariveṇena pariveṇaṃ upasaṅkamitvā), 247 (id.); II, 167 (vihāra+); III, 69, 119 (susammaṭṭhaṃ); IV, 52, 252 (°vāsika); J. I, 126; Miln. 15 (°ṃ sammajjati), 19; Vism. 90; DhA. II, 179 (°dvāra); IV, 204; VbhA. 13. (Page 436)

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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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