Sudassana Khumbha: 1 definition



Sudassana Khumbha 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.

In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

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Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

A water pot, set on Eravana, for the use of Sakka.

It is thirty leagues in circumference, and above it is a canopy twelve leagues wide made of precious stones.

Surrounding it are thirty two other pots. DhA.i.273; SNA.i.369.

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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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