Sramanera, aka: Śrāmaṇera; 1 Definition(s)
Sramanera means something in Buddhism, Pali, the history of ancient India. 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.
The Sanskrit term Śrāmaṇera can be transliterated into English as Sramanera or Shramanera, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Buddhist Door: Glossary
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Story of the śrāmaṇera who loved cream < [Part 2 - Means of acquiring meditation]
Story of the śrāmaṇera who became a nāga < [Part 2 - Means of acquiring meditation]
Part 2 - Morality of the śrāmaṇera < [Section II.2 - Morality of the monastic or pravrajita]
A Record of Buddhistic Kingdoms (by Fa-Hien)
The travels of Fa-Hian (400 A.D.) (by Samuel Beal)
Buddhist records of the Western world (Xuanzang) (by Samuel Beal)
Chapter 3 - Country of Lan-mo (Ramagrama) < [Book VI - Four Countries]
Chapter 34 - Country of Kia-pi-shi (Kapiśa or Kapisha) < [Book I - Thirty-Four Countries]
The Great Chariot (by Longchenpa)