Sotapattiyanga, Sotāpattiyanga: 1 definition
Sotapattiyanga 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: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
the 4 (preliminary) 'conditions to Stream-entry' are:
companionship with good persons,
hearing the Good Law,
living in conformity with the Law
(S.LV.5; D.33). Cf. sotāpannassa angāni.
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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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
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The Life of Sariputta (by Nyanaponika Thera)