Samanera Sutta, Samaneriya Sutta, Sāmanera-sutta, Sāmaneriya-sutta: 1 definition



Samanera 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

On two novices, a man and a woman, who were born as petas because of their evil deeds in the time of Kassapa Buddha. Moggallana saw them as he descended Gijjhakuta. S.ii.261.

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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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