Pariyutthana, Pariyuṭṭhāna: 2 definitions



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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

pariyuṭṭhāna : (nt.) outburst; prepossession.

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

Pariyuṭṭhāna, (nt.) (pari+uṭṭhāna, it is doubtful whether this connection is correct, in this case the meaning would be “over-exertion. ” BSk. paryavasthāna points to another connection, see Divy 185) state of being possessed (or hindered) by (-°), prepossession, bias, outburst M. I, 18, Kvu XIV. 6 (thīnamiddha°), 136; A. I, 66 (°ajjhosāna); V, 198 (adhiṭṭhāna-°samuṭṭhāna); Nd2 under taṇhāII (=Dhs. 1059, where translation is “pervading, ” based on explanation at DhsA. 366: uppajjamānā (scil. taṇhā) cittaṃ pariyuṭṭhāti, and allegorical interpretation ibid. : the heart becomes possessed by lust as a road by highwaymen); Pug. 21 (avijjā°); Vbh. 383 (where 7 pariyuṭṭhānā (sic! pl. m. ) are enumerated in the same set as under headings of anusaya & saṃyojana, thus placing p. into the same category as these two); Dhs. 390, 1061 (avijjā°), 1162 (id.); Nett 13, 14, 18, 37, 79 sq.; DhsA. 238; ThA. 80; Vism. 5 (with vītikkama & anusaya). Cp. also adhiṭṭhāna. (Page 433)

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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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