Vagga: 4 definitions
Vagga means something in Buddhism, Pali, Jainism, Prakrit. 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
vagga : (m.) a group; a party; chapter of a book. (adj.), dissociated; dissentious.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
1) Vagga, 2 (adj. -nt.) (vi+agga, Sk. vyagra; opposed to samagga) dissociated, separated; incomplete; at difference, dissentious Vin. I, 111 sq. 129, 160; IV, 53 (saṅgha); A. I, 70 (parisā); II, 240.—Instr. vaggena separately, secessionally, sectariously Vin. I, 161; IV, 37, 126.
2) Vagga, 1 (Vedic varga, fr. vṛj; cp. Lat. volgus & vulgus (=E. vulgar) crowd, people) 1. a company, section, group, party Vin. I, 58 (du°, ti°), 195 (dasa° a chapter of 10 bhikkhus).—2. a section or chapter of a canonical book DhA. I, 158 (eka-vagga-dvi-vagga-mattam pi); DhsA. 27.
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.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Vagga (वग्ग) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Valg.
2) Vagga (वग्ग) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Varga.
3) Vagga (वग्ग) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Varga.
4) Vagga (वग्ग) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Vyagra.
5) Vagga (वग्ग) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Vālka.
6) Vaggā (वग्गा) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Valgā.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Vagga (ವಗ್ಗ):—[noun] a tiger (Panthera tigris).
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1) [noun] a group, class of people, animals or things.
2) [noun] a division of a book; a chapter.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Vaggabandha, Vaggabandhana, Vaggaculia, Vaggada, Vaggagata, Vaggakamma, Vaggamudatiriya, Vaggana, Vaggarama, Vaggarata, Vaggasarin, Vaggati, Vaggatta, Vaggavadaka, Vaggavagga, Vaggavaggim, Vagguposatha.
Ends with (+300): Abbhantara Vagga, Abha Vagga, Abhinna Vagga, Abhisamaya Vagga, Abhivagga, Acelaka Vagga, Adanta Vagga, Addha Vagga, Adhamma Vagga, Adhikarana Vagga, Adhikaranasamatha Vagga, Aditta Vagga, Aghata Vagga, Ahuneyya Vagga, Akankha Vagga, Akkamaniya Vagga, Akkosa Vagga, Akkosaka Vagga, Amata Sutta, Ambapali Vagga.
Full-text (+150): Valga, Samyutta Nikaya, Patisambhidamagga, Anva Vagga, Uppati Vagga, Jara Vagga, Anicca Vagga, Avijja Vagga, Yamaka Vagga, Yodhajiva Vagga, Gilana Vagga, Bala Vagga, Kodha Vagga, Vaggavagga, Arahanta Vagga, Devata Vagga, Cula Vagga, Thera Vagga, Upasaka Vagga, Punnabhisanda Vagga.
Search found 34 books and stories containing Vagga, Vaggā; (plurals include: Vaggas, Vaggās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Guide to Tipitaka (by U Ko Lay)
Part 12 - Patisambhida Magga Pali < [Chapter VIII - Khuddaka Nikaya]
Part 5 - Suttampata Pali < [Chapter VIII - Khuddaka Nikaya]
Vinaya (3): The Cullavagga (by T. W. Rhys Davids)
Cullavagga, Khandaka 4, Chapter 10 < [Khandaka 4 - The Settlement of Disputes among the Fraternity]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 7, Chapter 5 < [Khandaka 7 - Dissensions in the Order]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 5, Chapter 9 < [Khandaka 5 - On the Daily Life of the Bhikkhus]
Vinaya Pitaka (4): Parivara (by I. B. Horner)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Venerable Ānanda and the First Council < [Chapter 43 - Forty-one Arahat-Mahatheras and their Respective Etadagga titles]
Biography (40): Rādha Mahāthera < [Chapter 43 - Forty-one Arahat-Mahatheras and their Respective Etadagga titles]
Introduction to the Etadagga-Vagga of the Ekaka-Nipata < [Chapter 43 - Forty-one Arahat-Mahatheras and their Respective Etadagga titles]
A Survey of Paramattha Dhammas (by Sujin Boriharnwanaket)
Chapter 1 - The Scriptures And Their Commentaries < [Part 1 - General Introduction]
Chapter 6 - Different Aspects of the Four Paramattha Dhammas < [Part 1 - General Introduction]
Chapter 24 - The Variegated Nature Of Citta < [Part 2 - Citta]
Buddhist Outlook on Daily Life (by Nina van Gorkom)