Uppada, aka: Uppāda; 3 Definition(s)


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In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

Uppada means arising.

Source: Journey to Nibbana: Patthana Dhama
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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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Pali-English dictionary

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uppāda : (m.) rising; coming into existence; birth.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

1) Uppāda, 2 (Sk. utpāda, ud + pad) coming into existence, appearance, birth Vin. I, 185; D. I, 185; S. III, 39 (+ vaya); IV, 14; V, 30; A. I, 152 (+ vaya), 286, 296; II, 248 (taṇh°); III, 123 (citt° state of consciousness); IV, 65 (id.); Dh. 182, 194; J. I, 59, 107 (sat°); Vbh. 303 (citt°), 375 (taṇh°); PvA. 10; ThA. 282.—anuppāda either “not coming into existence” D. III, 270, M. I, 60; A. I, 286, 296; II, 214, 249: III, 84 sq.; Ps. I, 59, 66; Dhs. 1367; or “not ripe” D. I, 12. (Page 152)

2) Uppāda, 1 (Sk. utpāta, ud + pat) flying up, jump; a sudden & unusual event, portent, omen D. I, 9 (v. l. uppāta) = Vism. 30 (T. uppāta, v. l. uppāda) Sn. 360; J. I, 374; VI, 475; Miln. 178. (Page 152)

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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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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