Tejo-dhatu, aka: Tejo-dhātu, Tejodhatu; 2 Definition(s)
Tejo-dhatu means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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)
'fire-element, heat-element'; s. dhātu.Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
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).
General definition (in Buddhism)
Fire element (tejo-dhātu): Internal fire elements include
- those bodily mechanisms that produce physical warmth,
- digestion, etc.
Also see: Mahābhūta;Source: WikiPedia: Buddhism
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Search found 18 books and stories containing Tejo-dhatu, Tejo-dhātu or Tejodhatu. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)
Part 1 - The Four Fundamental Elements < [Chapter 10 - Rupa (matter)]
Part 10 - How Rupa Is Caused By Kamma < [Chapter 10 - Rupa (matter)]
Vipassana Meditation (by Chanmyay Sayadaw)
Part 2 - Mindfulness Of The Four Elements < [Chapter 2 - Preliminary Instructions For Meditators]
Part 4 - Sitting Meditation < [Appendix One]
The Vipassana Dipani (by Mahathera Ledi Sayadaw)
Vipassana Meditation Course (by Chanmyay Sayadaw)
Part 3 - The Six Elements Explained < [Chapter 3 - Systematic Practice]
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Analysis of Matter < [Chapter VI - Analysis of Matter]
The Arising of Material Phenomena < [Chapter VI - Analysis of Matter]
Procedure with Regard to Decease and Rebirth < [Chapter V - Process Freed Section]
Chapter V - The Category Of Form Under A Fivefold Aspect < [Book II - Form]