Thullaccaya, Thullaccayā: 2 definitions
Thullaccaya 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)
M (Important, thick, gross or coarse (thulla); fault, malpractice (accaya)). Important, great and serious . Set of the greatest faults that may be committed by bhikkhus after the parajikas and the sanghadisesas.
See also: The thullaccayas
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
thullaccaya : (m.) a grave offence.
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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Search found 10 books and stories containing Thullaccaya, Thullaccayā; (plurals include: Thullaccayas, Thullaccayās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Vinaya (3): The Cullavagga (by T. W. Rhys Davids)
Cullavagga, Khandaka 6, Chapter 15 < [Khandaka 6 - On Dwellings and Furniture]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 5, Chapter 7 < [Khandaka 5 - On the Daily Life of the Bhikkhus]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 6, Chapter 16 < [Khandaka 6 - On Dwellings and Furniture]
Guide to Tipitaka (by U Ko Lay)
(a) Seven Kinds Of Transgression Or Offence < [Chapter I - What Is Vinaya Pitaka?]
Vinaya Pitaka (1): Bhikkhu-vibhanga (the analysis of Monks’ rules) (by I. B. Horner)
Eight sections of the Pātimokkha rules < [Translator’s Introduction]
Stories exposing the classes of offences < [Translator’s Introduction]
Monks’ Expulsion (Pārājika) 2: Permutations < [Monks’ Expulsion (Pārājika) 2]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Notes (f-g): Defilement and Purification of Morality < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Six and Five kinds of Wrong Livelihood (micchājiva) < [Chapter 6 - On Pāramitā]
Part 4 - Righteous (Dhammavādi) and Unrighteous (Adhammavādi) < [Chapter 28 - The Buddha’s Tenth Vassa at Pālileyyaka Forest]
The Bhikkhus Rules (by Bhikkhu Ariyesako)
Stealing < [Chapter 3 - Possessions And Offerings]
Major Rule Groups Of The Patimokkha < [Part Two]
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)