Vidha Sutta, aka: Vidhā-sutta; 1 Definition(s)


Vidha Sutta 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.

In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

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Recluses and brahmins of mighty power and majesty in the past, present or future, all owe their power to the cultivation of the four satipatthanas. S.v.274.

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
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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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Vidha.—(SITI), variety, kind. Note: vidha is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as i...
1) Sutta, 2 (nt.) (Vedic sūtra, fr. sīv to sew) 1. a thread, string D. I, 76; II, 13; Vin. II...
Bahuvidha (बहुविध).—mfn. (-dhaḥ-dhā-dhaṃ) Various multiform, of many sorts or kinds. E. bahu ma...
Ekavidha (एकविध).—a. of one kind; simple. Ekavidha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the te...
Trividha (त्रिविध).—mfn. (dhaḥ-dhā-dhaṃ) In three ways, of three kinds. E. tri, and vidha sort.
Pṛthagvidha (पृथग्विध).—mfn. (-dhaḥ-dhā-dhaṃ) Various, diversified, multiform. E. pṛthak severa...
Nānāvidha refers to: divers, various, motley PvA. 53, 96, 113, and passim; Note: nānāvidha is ...
Āmagandha (आमगन्ध).—m. (see also nir-āma°; = Pali id.; defined DN comm. ii.665.10 by vissa-gand...
Dvividha (द्विविध).—mfn. (-dhaḥ-dhā-dhaṃ) Of two kinds, in two ways. E. dvi, and vidha sort.
Evamvidha (एवम्विध).—mfn. (-dhaḥ-dhā-dhaṃ) Such, in such form or manner, of such a kind E. evam...
Daśavidha (दशविध).—a. of ten kinds. Daśavidha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms da...
Kāḷa-sutta a black thread or wire, a carpenter’s measuring line J. II, 405; Miln. 413; als...
Caturvidha (चतुर्विध).—a. of four sorts or kinds, four-fold. Caturvidha is a Sanskrit compound ...
suttapiṭaka : (nt.) the portion of the Buddhist Scriptures containing discourses.
Aṣṭavidha (अष्टविध).—mfn. (-dhaḥ-dhā-dhaṃ) Eightfold, of eight kinds. E. aṣṭa eight, and vidha ...

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