Pariyosana, Pariyosāna: 2 definitions
Pariyosana 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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pariyosāna : (nt.) the end; conclusion; perfection.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Pariyosāna, (nt.) (pari+osāna of ava+sā) 1. end, finish, conclusion J. I, 106 (sacca°=desanā°); PvA. 9 (desanā° and passim), 136 (āyūha°), 162 (id.), 281 (=anta). Often contracted with ādi beginning & majjha middle (see e.g. SnA 327), esp. in phrase ādi-kalyāṇa majjhe kalyāṇa °kalyāṇa with reference to the Dhamma (explained as “ekagāthā pi hi samanta-bhaddakattā dhammassa paṭhamapadena ādik° dutiyatatiya-padehi majjhe k° pacchima-padena pariyosānak°” etc. at SnA 444), e.g. D. I, 62; It. 111 & passim.—2. end, i.e. perfection, ideal, Arahantship (see on these fig. meanings and its appln to Nibbāna DA. I, 175, 176) D. I, 203 (brahmacariya +); II, 283 (cp. Dial. II. 316); III, 55 (brahmacariya+); S. V, 230; A. III, 363 (nibbāna°), 376 (brahmacariya°); Vism. 5. (Page 434)
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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Ends with: Adimajjhapariyosana, Galapariyosana, Jivitapariyosana, Maranapariyosana, Nibbanapariyosana, Tacapariyosana.
Full-text: Maranapariyosana, Jivitasankhaya, Nibbanapariyosana, Jivitapariyosana, Uha, Ayuha, Adikalyana, Kati, Brahmacariya.
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The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 5 - Māra’s Threat to Rāhula < [Chapter 32b - The Buddha’s Fourteenth Vassa at Savatthi]
Visuddhimagga (the pah of purification) (by Ñāṇamoli Bhikkhu)
The Bloated, Livid, Festering, and Cut Up < [Chapter VI - Foulness as a Meditation Subject (Asubha-kammaṭṭhāna-niddesa)]