Patipatti, Paṭipatti: 5 definitions


Patipatti 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)

Source: Access to Insight: A Glossary of Pali and Buddhist TermsThe practice of Dhamma, as opposed to mere theoretical knowledge (pariyatti). See also pativedha.Source: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary

F (Putting into practice of the dhamma).

Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines

practice, or 'pursuance' of the teaching, as distinguished from the mere theoretical knowledge of its wording (pariyatti).

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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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

paṭipatti : (f.) conduct; practice; behaviour; religious practice.

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

Paṭipatti, (f.) (fr. paṭi+pad) “way, ” method, conduct, practice, performance, behaviour, example A. I, 69; V, 126 (dhammânudhamma°), 136; Ps. II, 15; Nd1 143; Nd2 s. v.; Miln. 131, 242; DhA. II, 30; DhA. IV, 34 (sammā° good or proper behaviour); PvA. 16 (parahita°), 54, 67; DA. I, 270; Sdhp. 28, 29, 37, 40, 213, 521. (Page 396)

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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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