Vagga: 2 definitions
Vagga 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.
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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.
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Ends with (+288): 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 (+145): Samyutta Nikaya, Patisambhidamagga, Anva Vagga, Uppati Vagga, Jara Vagga, Bala Vagga, Anicca Vagga, Yamaka Vagga, Yodhajiva Vagga, Avijja Vagga, Kodha Vagga, Vaggavagga, Arahanta Vagga, Gilana Vagga, Cula Vagga, Devata Vagga, Upasaka Vagga, Punnabhisanda Vagga, Thera Vagga, Bojjhangakatha.
Search found 34 books and stories containing Vagga; (plurals include: Vaggas). 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 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)
The Catusacca Dipani (by Mahathera Ledi Sayadaw)
The Five Khandha < [Part I - The Manual Of The Four Noble Truths]
How Beings Have To Wander In The Round Of Rebirths < [Part I - The Manual Of The Four Noble Truths]
Three Psycho-physical Elements < [Part I - The Manual Of The Four Noble Truths]