Sammappadhana, Sammappadhāna: 2 definitions
Sammappadhana 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: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary
N (Good, right, convenient (samma); effort, diligence (padhana)). Right effort. The four sammappadhanas are the main subject of the sixth point of the Noble eightfold path:
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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
sammappadhāna : (nt.) right exertion.
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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Full-text: Sammappadhana Sutta, Samadhi Parikkhara, Samyakpradhana, Kassapa Samyutta, Ogha Vagga, Appamada Vagga, Akasa Sutta, Bodhi Pakkhiya Dhamma, Pradhana, Bhavana Sutta, Padhana, Yoga, Prahana, Indriya.
Search found 12 books and stories containing Sammappadhana, Sammappadhāna; (plurals include: Sammappadhanas, Sammappadhānas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Guide to Tipitaka (by U Ko Lay)
Part II - Vibhanga Pali < [Chapter X - Abhidhamma Pitaka]
(e) Maha Vagga Samyutta Pali < [Chapter VI - Samyutta Nikaya]
A Discourse on Paticcasamuppada (by Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw)
Fundamentals of Vipassana Meditation (by Venerable Mahāsi Sayādaw)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
(5) Fifth Pāramī: The Perfection of Energy (vīriya-pāramī) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Dhamma attributes (1): Svākkhātā < [Chapter 42 - The Dhamma Ratanā]
Part 4 - Righteous (Dhammavādi) and Unrighteous (Adhammavādi) < [Chapter 28 - The Buddha’s Tenth Vassa at Pālileyyaka Forest]
Viriya Parami (by Sujin Boriharnwanaket)
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)