Suddhika: 2 definitions
Suddhika 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: Pali Proper Names
Vagga. The first chapter of the Indriya Samyutta. S.v.193-99.
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. A householder, one of the chief supporters of Metteyya Buddha. Anagat.vs.60.
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: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Suddhika, (adj.) (suddhi+ka) 1. connected with purification Dhs. 519—522; udaka-s. pure by use of water S. I, 182; Vin. I, 196; udakasuddhikā (f.) cleaning by water Vin. IV, 262; susāna-s. fastidious in the matter of cemeteries J. II, 54.—2. pure, simple; orthodox, schematized; justified Nd1 89 (vatta°); Vism. 63 (ekato & ubhato), 64 (id.); DhsA. 185 (jhāna). (Page 719)
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.
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Chapter I - On Effect, Or Result < [Part III - Indeterminate States Of Consciousness]
Chapter V - Thought Engaged Upon The Higher Ideal < [Part I - Good States Of Consciousness]
Chapter II - Good In Relation To The Universe Of Form < [Part I - Good States Of Consciousness]
Vinaya Pitaka (4): Parivara (by I. B. Horner)