Veyyavaccaka: 1 definition
Veyyavaccaka 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)Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
An arahant. Ninety one kappas ago he was a servant to Vipassi Buddha, and, having nothing to give, worshipped his feet.
Eight kappas ago he was a king called Sucintita (Ap.i.138).
He is probably identical with Sanjaya Thera. ThagA.i.120.
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).
See also (Relevant definitions)
No search results for Veyyavaccaka; (plurals include: Veyyavaccakas) in any book or story.