Seyyasaka; 1 Definition(s)
Seyyasaka 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)
A monk of Savatthi who was found guilty of various Vinaya offences, and was therefore subjected to the Nissayakamma. Udayi (Laludayi) was his friend and his evil genius. Vin.iii.110fSource: 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 (3): Khandhaka (by I. B. Horner)
Act of guidance < [11. The followers of Paṇḍuka and Lohitaka (Paṇḍulohitaka)]
An act of suspension for not relinquishing a wrong view < [11. The followers of Paṇḍuka and Lohitaka (Paṇḍulohitaka)]
Vinaya Pitaka (1): The Analysis of Monks’ Rules (Bhikkhu-vibhanga) (by I. B. Horner)
Vinaya Pitaka (4): Parivara (by I. B. Horner)
Monks’ Analysis: on the Laying-Down-Where (Saṅghādisesa) < [1.1. Monks’ Analysis: on the Laying-Down-Where]
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)