Viraddha Sutta; 2 Definition(s)

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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

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1. Viraddha Sutta. Whoever neglects the Noble Eightfold Path neglects the way leading to the destruction of dukkha. S.v.23.

2. Viraddha Sutta. He who neglects the four bases of psychic power neglects the way leading to the destruction of Ill. S.v.254.

3. Viraddha or Araddha Sutta. Whoever neglects the seven limbs of wisdom neglects the way leading to the destruction of Ill; whoever cultivates them undertakes that way. S.v.82.

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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