Pasada Sutta, aka: Pasāda-sutta; 2 Definition(s)

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Pasada 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.

In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

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1. Pasada Sutta

Eight qualities of a monk which promote devotion towards him in the minds of his lay disciples. A.iv.345f.

2. Pasada Sutta

The four best faiths: in the Buddha, the Noble Eightfold Path, the Dhamma, which is passionless, and the Order of monks. A.ii.34f.; cf.ibid., iii.36f.; quoted in Vsm.i.293; it is found in Itv.87.

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
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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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