Sotapatti, Sota-apatti, Sotāpatti: 4 definitions
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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Journey to Nibbana: Patthana Dhama
Sotapatti the term is Pali word and it is made up of sota and apatti. Sota means flowing water or water of river or stream. Apatti means arrive the earliest.Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
'Stream-entry'; s. sotāpanna; s. -magga, -phala, 'path and fruition of Stream-entry'; s. ariyapuggala.
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
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
sotāpatti : (f.) entering upon the Noble Path.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Sotāpatti refers to: entering upon the stream, i.e. the noble eightfold path (S. V, 347), conversion Vin. II, 93 etc. By it the first three Saṃyojanas are broken S. V, 357, 376. It has four phases (aṅgas): faith in the Buddha, the Dhamma, and the Order, and, further, the noble Sīlas S. II, 68 sq.; V, 362 sq.; A. III, 12; IV, 405; D. III, 227 (in detail). Another set of four aṅgas consists of sappurisa-saṃsevā, saddhammasavana, yonisomanasikāra, and dhammânudhammapaṭipatti S. V, 347, 404.—phala the effect of having entered upon the stream, the fruit of conversion Vin. I, 293; II, 183; M. I, 325; A. I, 44; III, 441; IV, 292 sq. , 372 sq.; D. I, 229; III, 227; S. III, 168, 225; V, 410 sq.; Pug. 13; DhA. III, 192; IV, 5; PvA. 22, 38, 66, 142.—magga the way to conversion, the lower stage of conversion DA. I, 237; J. I, 97; VbhA. 307; see magga.
Note: sotāpatti is a Pali compound consisting of the words sota and āpatti.
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)
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Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)
Part 4 - The eight types of ariya (noble) < [Chapter 9 - Patisandhi (the nature of rebirth)]
Vipassana Meditation (by Chanmyay Sayadaw)
Part 8 - Purification Of Knowledge < [Chapter 5 - The Seven Stages Of Purification]
Part 7 - Knowledge Of Maturity < [Chapter 5 - The Seven Stages Of Purification]
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Supra Mundane Consciousness < [Chapter I - Different Types of Consciousness]
121 Types of Consciousness < [Chapter I - Different Types of Consciousness]
Diagrams < [Chapter I - Different Types of Consciousness]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Fourteen Kinds of Gift to Individuals < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Part 11 - The Attainment of Buddhahood < [Chapter 7 - The Attainment of Buddhahood]
Part 17 - Notes on the Anatta-lakkhaṇa Sutta < [Chapter 42 - The Dhamma Ratanā]
A Discourse on Paticcasamuppada (by Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw)
Chapter 7 - Removing The Present Causes < [Part 9]
Chapter 6 - Extinction Of Craving < [Part 6]
Chapter 7 - Sassata And Uccheda < [Part 2]
Patthana Dhamma (by Htoo Naing)