Pratyeka Buddha; 2 Definition(s)
Pratyeka Buddha 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.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)(Source): Access to Insight: A Glossary of Pali and Buddhist Terms
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).
General definition (in Buddhism)(Source): Buddhist Door: Glossary
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The travels of Fa-Hian (400 A.D.) (by Samuel Beal)
Buddhist records of the Western world (Xuanzang) (by Samuel Beal)
Chapter 11 - Country of Kie-ling-kia (Kalinga) < [Book X - Seventeen Countries]
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Chapter 9 - Writing, Language, Literature, the Vedas and Study in India < [Book II - Three Countries]
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The Vimalakirti Nirdesa Sutra (by Vimalakirti)
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