Sanghadisesa, Saṅghādisesa: 3 definitions
Sanghadisesa 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 second division of the Parajika of the Vinaya Pitaka. It comprises thirteen rules, violation of which involves temporary separation from the Order.Source: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary
M (Community (sangha); at its beginning, its middle, and its end (disesa)). Serious fault entailing a meeting of the sangha requiring at the presence of at least twenty bhikkhus and a reading of the kammavaca meant for a reintegration within the sangha. The faulty bhikkhu must be set part from the community for a certain duration. There do exist thirteen sanghadisesas among which the first five concern lustful desires.
See also: The 13 samghadisesas
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).
Languages of India and abroad
Saṅghādisesa, (unexplained as regards etym.; Geiger, P. Gr. § 383, after S. Lévi, = saṅgh’âtisesa; but atisesa does not occur in Pāli) requiring suspension from the Order; a class of offences which can be decided only by a formal saṅgha-kamma Vin. II, 38 sq.; III, 112, 186; IV, 110 sq. , 225 (where explained); A. II, 242; Vism. 22; DhA. III, 5. (Page 667)
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text: Manatta, Desana, Suddhaka, Abbhana, Yavatatiyaka, Parivasa, Dutthulla, Attha-garudhamma, Garudhamma, Patimokkha.
Search found 13 books and stories containing Sanghadisesa, Saṅghādisesa; (plurals include: Sanghadisesas, Saṅghādisesas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Vinaya Pitaka (1): Bhikkhu-vibhanga (the analysis of Monks’ rules) (by I. B. Horner)
The thirteen Saṅghādisesa rules < [Translator’s Introduction]
Monks’ Expiation (Pācittiya) 69
Vinaya Pitaka (2): Bhikkhuni-vibhanga (the analysis of Nun’ rules) (by I. B. Horner)
Nuns’ Formal Meeting (Saṅghādisesa) 13
Nuns’ Formal Meeting (Saṅghādisesa) 1
Nuns’ Formal Meeting (Saṅghādisesa) 11
Vinaya Pitaka (4): Parivara (by I. B. Horner)
Nuns’ Analysis: on How many Offences? (Saṅghādisesa) < [2.2. Nuns’ Analysis: on How many Offences?]
Monks’ Analysis: on How Many Offences? (Saṅghādisesa) < [1.10. Monks’ Analysis: on How Many Offences?]
Nuns’ Analysis: on How Many Offences? (Saṅghādisesa) < [2.10. Nuns’ Analysis: on How Many Offences?]
Vinaya Pitaka (3): Khandhaka (by I. B. Horner)
On five cases when one may ordain < [1. Going forth (Pabbajjā)]
Act of guidance < [11. The followers of Paṇḍuka and Lohitaka (Paṇḍulohitaka)]
On two sent away, etc. < [9. The monks from Campā (Campeyya)]
Maha Kassapa (by Hellmuth Hecker)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 4 - Righteous (Dhammavādi) and Unrighteous (Adhammavādi) < [Chapter 28 - The Buddha’s Tenth Vassa at Pālileyyaka Forest]
Six and Five kinds of Wrong Livelihood (micchājiva) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Part 2 - Ordination of Women (becoming a bhikkhunī ) < [Chapter 23 - The Buddha’s Fifth Vassa at Vesali]