Sanghika, Saṅghika, Samghika: 3 definitions
Sanghika 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
saṅghika : (adj.) . belonging to the Order.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Saṅghika, (adj.) (fr. saṅgha) belonging to, or connected with the Order Vin. I, 250. (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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [adjective] doing or tending to do, for the community.
2) [adjective] done or tending to be done by several people together (for mutual benefit).
3) [adjective] living or having the tendency to live together; gregarious.
4) [adjective] of or relating to an organisation or society.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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