Timanda; 1 Definition(s)
Timanda 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)
A monster fish of the deep sea, five hundred leagues in length. He eats only seaweed. J.v.462.Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
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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Maccha (मच्छ).—A fish (corrupted from matsya).Derivable forms: macchaḥ (मच्छः).
Maccha, (cp. Vedic matsya) fish A. III, 301; Sn. 605, 777, 936; J. I, 210, 211; V, 266 (in s...
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