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- Sun Sep 02, 2018 5:43 pm
- Forum: Pāli
- Topic: what 'dhamma' is exactly in vaya-dhamma?
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In the gatha the word is "sattha".justindesilva wrote: ↑Sun Sep 02, 2018 2:45 pm
In the gatha describing 9 qualities of lord budda as :
Itipiso bagava arahan samma sambuddo ...........
..... satta devamanussan buddo bagavati
satta devamanussan is translated as teacher and leader of men and devas or unexcelled trainer of men and devas.
- Sat Sep 01, 2018 10:50 am
- Forum: Pāli
- Topic: Original meaning of the word "saddha"
- Replies: 9
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Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi wrote: As a factor of the Buddhist path, faith ( saddhā ) does not mean blind belief but a willingness to accept on trust certain propositions that we cannot, at our present stage of development, personally verify for ourselves. These propositions concern both the nature of realit...
As usual, Ven Dhammanado's comments are well worth reading: https://discourse.suttacentral.net/t/sc-voice-raveena-meets-slow-amy/10410/12 https://discourse.suttacentral.net/t/sc-voice-raveena-meets-slow-amy/10410/19 https://discourse.suttacentral.net/t/sc-voice-raveena-meets-slow-amy/10410/21 I wou...
- Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:52 am
- Forum: General Theravāda discussion
- Topic: Slavic Buddhism vs Western Buddhism
- Replies: 76
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Personal labels inevitably lead to quarrels. There are no "Slavs", all of whom would have the same attitude. There are no standard "Westerners". There are no "racists", - just specific actions or statements concerning other people or races. Personal labels immediately lead to misunderstandings, sinc...
-aṃ (-iṃ, -uṃ, -ṃ)
1. m. n. f. sg. acc. buddhaṃ (the Buddha), phalaṃ (the fruit), gāthaṃ (the verse), rājaṃ (the king)
2. n. sg. nom. phalaṃ (the fruit), kammaṃ (karma)
Given that it shares the same ending as; cakkhāyatanaṃ, sotāyatanaṃ, ghānāyatanaṃ, jivhāyatanaṃ, kāyāyatanaṃ, manāyatanaṃ Which Thanissaro pins as: six sense media: the eye-medium, the ear-medium, the nose-medium, the tongue-medium, the body-medium, the intellect-medium: These are called the six se...
DN 11, Walshe Translation. But, monk, you should not ask your question in this way: ‘Where do the four great elements — the earth element, the water element, the fire element, the air element — cease without remainder?’ Instead, this is how the question should have been put: ‘Where do earth, water, ...
Bhikkhu Bodhi's translation and notes from MN 49: 24. “‘Good sir, if that is not partaken of by the allness of all, may it not turn out to be vacuous and empty for you!’ 25. “‘Consciousness non-manifesting, Boundless, luminous all-round: [Note 513] that is not partaken of by the earthness of earth, ...