Suphassa, Suphassā: 1 definition



Suphassa 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)

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

1) Mother of Siddhattha Buddha. J.i.40; Bu.xvii.13.

2) A female crow, wife of Supatta. She is identified with Rahulamata. J.ii.436.

3) A celestial musician or a musical instrument. VvA.94.

4) See Supassa

context information

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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