Pasana Sutta, Pāsāna-sutta: 1 definition

Introduction

Introduction:

Pasana 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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Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

Once when the Buddha was in Gijjhakuta on a dark and rainy night, Mara sent many rocks crashing down in order to frighten him, but the Buddha was quite calm (S.i.109).

context information

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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