Sakyaputtiya, aka: Sakyaputtiyā; 1 Definition(s)
Sakyaputtiya 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)
The name given to the monks of the Buddhas Order, as followers of Sakyamuni. E.g., Ud.iv.8; D.iii.84.Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
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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Vinaya Pitaka (1): The Analysis of Monks’ Rules (Bhikkhu-vibhanga) (by I. B. Horner)
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)