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mahā, 785 találat.

mahā →

bodhirasa

great, large, powerful, grand, vast, extensive

SN 3.11 sattajaṭilasuttaṃ

laddhā hi so upādānaṃ, mahā hutvāna pāvako, so āsajja ḍahe bālaṃ, naraṃ nāriñca ekadā.

AN 3.101 loṇakapallasuttaṃ

taṃ kissa hetu? asu hi bhante gaṅgāya nadiyā mahā udakakkhandho so amunā loṇaphalena loṇo na assa apeyyo'ti.

mahā →

bodhirasa

great, large, powerful, grand, vast, extensive

DN 2.24 sāmaññaphalasuttaṃ

ayaṃ kho me kāyo rūpī cātu-mahā-bhūtiko mātā-pettika-sambhavo odana-kummāsa-upacayo anicc'ucchādana-parimaddana-bhedana-viddhaṃsana-dhammo, idañ'ca pana me viññāṇaṃ ettha sitaṃ ettha paṭibaddhan'ti

UD 45 uposathasuttaṃ

puna caparaṃ, bhikkhave, yā kāci mahā-nadiyo, seyyathidaṃ gaṅgā yamunā aciravatī sarabhū mahī, tā mahāsamuddaṃ patvā jahanti purimāni nāmagottāni, mahāsamuddo'tveva saṅkhaṃ gacchanti

maha →

pts

…kate), Vv-a.200 (id.). mahā˚; a great festival Mhvs.5, Mhvs.94. bodhi˚; festival of the Bo tree Ja.iv.229. vihāra˚; festival held on…

catumahāpatha →

bodhirasa

4-way intersection, crossroads, meeting of 4 great roads

AN 5.28 paṭhamadhammavihārīsuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, bhikkhave, subhūmiyaṃ catumahāpathe ājaññaratho yutto assa ṭhito odhastapatodo.

cātumahābhūtika →

bodhirasa

composed of four primary elements

DN 2.24 sāmaññaphalasuttaṃ

ayaṃ kho me kāyo rūpī cātumahābhūtiko mātā-pettika-sambhavo odana-kummāsa-upacayo anicc'ucchādana-parimaddana-bhedana-viddhaṃsana-dhammo, idañ'ca pana me viññāṇaṃ ettha sitaṃ ettha paṭibaddhan'ti

cātumahāpatha →

bodhirasa

4-way intersection, crossroads, meeting of 4 great roads

DN 22.6 mahāsatipaṭṭhānasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi bhikkhave dakkho goghātako vā goghātak'antevāsī vā gāviṃ vadhitvā catumahāpathe bilaso vibhajitvā nisinno assa

DN 9.6 poṭṭhapādasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, poṭṭhapāda, puriso cātumahāpathe nisseṇiṃ kareyya pāsādassa ārohaṇāya.

cātummahāpatha →

bodhirasa

4-way intersection, crossroads, meeting of 4 great roads

SN 22.95 pheṇapiṇḍūpamasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, bhikkhave, māyākāro vā māyākār'antevāsī vā cātummahāpathe māyaṃ vidaṃseyya.

cātummahārājika →

bodhirasa

of the Four Great Kings

MN 31 cūḷagosiṅgasuttaṃ

bhummānaṃ devānaṃ saddaṃ sutvā cātumahārājikā devā saddamanussāvesuṃ, lābhā vata bho vajjīnaṃ, suladdhalābhā vajji-pajāya, yattha tathāgato viharati arahaṃ sammāsambuddho

evamāha →

bodhirasa

one had said thus

VIN 4.8.203 seṭṭhibhariyā vatthu

vejjo ayye evam'āha, mā kira, ayye, pure kiñci adāsi

SNP 4 kasibhāradvājasuttaṃ uragavaggo 4

atha ca pana bhavaṃ gotamo evam'āha, aham'pi kho, brāhmaṇa, kasāmi ca vapāmi ca. kasitvā ca vapitvā ca bhuñjāmī'ti.

evamāhaṃsu →

bodhirasa

they had said thus

SN 20.9 nāgasuttaṃ

tam'enaṃ bhikkhū evam'āhaṃsu, m'āyasmā ativelaṃ kulāni upasaṅkamī'ti. so bhikkhu bhikkhūhi vuccamāno evam'āha, ime hi nāma therā bhikkhū kulāni upasaṅkamitabbaṃ maññissanti, kimaṅgaṃ pan'āhan'ti?

DHPa 1.1.10 cundasūkarika vatthu

bhikkhū tassa gharadvārena gacchantā taṃ saddaṃ sutvā, sūkarasaddo'ti saññino hutvā vihāraṃ gantvā satthu santike nisinnā evamāhaṃsu.

icchāmahaṃ →

bodhirasa

I wish (to), I want (to)

SN 54.9 vesālīsuttaṃ

atha kho bhagavā bhikkhū āmantesi, icchām'ahaṃ, bhikkhave, aḍḍhamāsaṃ paṭisallīyituṃ. n'āmhi kenaci upasaṅkamitabbo, aññatra ekena piṇḍapātanīhārakenā'ti.

imāhaṃ →

bodhirasa

this I

MN 105 sunakkhattasuttaṃ

taṃ kiṃ maññasi, sunakkhatta, api nu so puriso amuṃ āpānīyakaṃsaṃ piveyya yaṃ jaññā, im'āhaṃ pivitvā maraṇaṃ vā nigacchāmi maraṇamattaṃ vā dukkhan'ti? no h'etaṃ, bhante.

MN 22 alagaddūpamasuttaṃ

tassa purisassa uttiṇṇassa pāraṅgatassa evam'assa, bahukāro kho me ayaṃ kullo, im'āhaṃ kullaṃ nissāya hatthehi ca pādehi ca vāyamamāno sotthinā pāraṃ uttiṇṇo.

lomahaṃsa →

bodhirasa

goosebumps, hair standing on end, lit. erect hair

SN 5.5 uppalavaṇṇāsuttaṃ

atha kho māro pāpimā uppalavaṇṇāya bhikkhuniyā bhayaṃ chambhitattaṃ lomahaṃsaṃ uppādetu'kāmo samādhimhā cāvetu'kāmo yena uppalavaṇṇā bhikkhunī ten'upasaṅkami

TH 155 sambulakaccāna theragāthā

devo ca vassati devo ca gaḷagaḷāyati, ekako c'āhaṃ bherave bile viharāmi, tassa mayhaṃ ekakassa bherave bile viharato, n'atthi bhayaṃ vā chambhitattaṃ vā lomahaṃso vā.

lomahaṭṭha →

bodhirasa

with hair standing on end, with bristling hair

SNP 4 kasibhāradvājasuttaṃ uragavaggo 4

atha kho kasibhāradvājo brāhmaṇo saṃviggo lomahaṭṭha-jāto yena bhagavā ten'upasaṅkami. upasaṅkamitvā bhagavato pādesu sirasā nipatitvā bhagavantaṃ etad'avoca, abhikkantaṃ, bho gotama, abhikkantaṃ, bho gotama!

lomahaṭṭhajāta →

bodhirasa

with hair standing on end, with bristling hair

SNP 4 kasibhāradvājasuttaṃ uragavaggo 4

atha kho kasibhāradvājo brāhmaṇo saṃviggo lomahaṭṭhajāto yena bhagavā ten'upasaṅkami. upasaṅkamitvā bhagavato pādesu sirasā nipatitvā bhagavantaṃ etad'avoca, abhikkantaṃ, bho gotama, abhikkantaṃ, bho gotama!

mahabbala →

bodhirasa

very powerful

JA 531 kusa jātakaṃ

pitussa vacanaṃ sutvā, devavaṇṇī pabhāvatī, sirasā aggahī pāde, kusarājaṃ mahabbalaṃ.

mahabbhaya →

bodhirasa

great fear, great danger, enormous risk

SNP 56 ajita māṇava pucchā pārāyanavaggo 1

kena'ssu nivuto loko, kena'ssu nappakāsati, kiss'ābhilepanaṃ brūsi, kiṃ'su tassa mahabbhayaṃ.

NIDD2 2.1 ajita māṇava pucchā niddesa

kiṃ'su tassa mahabbhayan'ti kiṃ lokassa bhayaṃ mahabbhayaṃ pīḷanaṃ ghaṭṭanaṃ upaddavo upasaggoti, kiṃ'su tassa mahabbhayaṃ.

mahaddhana →

bodhirasa

having much money, rich, wealthy

DHP 123 pāpavaggo

vāṇijo'va bhayaṃ maggaṃ, appasattho mahaddhano, visaṃ jīvitu'kāmo'va, pāpāni parivajjaye.

AN 3.101 loṇakapallasuttaṃ

idha bhikkhave ekacco aḍḍho hoti mahaddhano mahābhogo. evarūpo bhikkhave aḍḍhakahāpaṇena'pi na bandhanaṃ nigacchati, kahāpaṇena'pi na bandhanaṃ nigacchati, kahāpaṇasatena'pi na bandhanaṃ nigacchati.

mahaggata →

bodhirasa

exalted, lofty, lit. become great

MN 7 vatthasuttaṃ

iti uddham'adho tiriyaṃ sabbadhi sabbattatāya sabbāvantaṃ lokaṃ mettāsahagatena cetasā vipulena mahaggatena appamāṇena averena abyāpajjena pharitvā viharati.

DN 2.28 sāmaññaphalasuttaṃ

mahaggataṃ vā cittaṃ, mahaggataṃ cittan'ti pajānāti, amahaggataṃ vā cittaṃ, amahaggataṃ cittan'ti pajānāti

mahagghasa →

bodhirasa

glutton, over-eater

DHP 325 nāgavaggo

middhī yadā hoti mahagghaso ca, niddāyitā samparivattasāyī, mahāvarāho'va nivāpapuṭṭho, punappunaṃ gabbham'upeti mando.

mahallaka →

bodhirasa

old, aged

VIN 0 verañjakaṇḍaṃ

na hi bhavaṃ gotamo brāhmaṇe jiṇṇe vuḍḍhe mahallake addhagate vayoanuppatte abhivādeti vā paccuṭṭheti vā āsanena vā nimanteti

SN 22.1 nakulapitusuttaṃ

aham'asmi, bhante, jiṇṇo vuḍḍho mahallako addhagato vayoanuppatto āturakāyo abhikkhaṇ'ātaṅko.

mahallaka →

bodhirasa

old man, senior citizen

SN 35.95 mālukyaputtasuttaṃ

ettha dāni, māluṅkyaputta, kiṃ dahare bhikkhū vakkhāma yatra hi nāma tvaṃ, bhikkhu, jiṇṇo vuddho mahallako addhagato vayoanuppatto saṃkhittena ovādaṃ yācasī'ti.

mahanta →

bodhirasa

great, large, powerful, grand, mighty, vast, extensive

SNP 61 upasīva māṇava pucchā pārāyanavaggo 6

eko ahaṃ sakka mahantam'oghaṃ, anissito no visahāmi tārituṃ, ārammaṇaṃ brūhi samantacakkhu, yaṃ nissito ogham'imaṃ tareyyaṃ.

AN 5.159 udāyīsuttaṃ

tena kho pana samayena āyasmā udāyī mahatiyā gihiparisāya parivuto dhammaṃ desento nisinno hoti.

mahantatara →

bodhirasa

bigger, greater

AN 4.3 paṭhamakhatasuttaṃ

appamatto ayaṃ kali, yo akkhesu dhanaparājayo, sabbassāpi sahāpi attanā, ayam'eva mahantataro kali.

mahantatta →

bodhirasa

(of size) largeness, greatness

AN 10.15 appamādasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, bhikkhave, yāni kānici jaṅgalānaṃ pāṇānaṃ padajātāni, sabbāni tāni hatthipade samodhānaṃ gacchanti, hatthipadaṃ tesaṃ aggamakkhāyati, yad'idaṃ mahantattena

mahapphala →

bodhirasa

of great fruit, yielding good results

DHP 356 taṇhāvaggo

tiṇadosāni khettāni, rāgadosā ayaṃ pajā, tasmā hi vītarāgesu, dinnaṃ hoti mahapphalaṃ.

MN 62 mahārāhulovādasuttaṃ

disvāna āyasmantaṃ rāhulaṃ āmantesi, ānāpānassatiṃ, rāhula, bhāvanaṃ bhāvehi. ānāpānassati, rāhula, bhāvanā bhāvitā bahulīkatā mahapphalā hoti mahānisaṃsā'ti.

mahapphalatara →

bodhirasa

even more fruitful (than), yielding better results (than)

SN 20.4 okkhāsuttaṃ

yo vā pubbaṇhasamayaṃ antamaso gadduhanamattam'pi mettacittaṃ bhāveyya … idaṃ tato mahapphalataraṃ.

mahassāsī →

bodhirasa

breathing heavily

SN 3.13 doṇapākasuttaṃ

atha kho bhagavā rājānaṃ pasenadiṃ kosalaṃ bhuttāviṃ mahassāsiṃ viditvā tāyaṃ velāyaṃ imaṃ gāthaṃ abhāsi

mahatta →

bodhirasa

outstanding, illustrious, lit. greatness

AN 3.101 loṇakapallasuttaṃ

idha, bhikkhave, ekacco puggalo bhāvitakāyo hoti bhāvitasīlo bhāvitacitto bhāvitapañño aparitto mahatto appamāṇavihārī.

mahatī →

bodhirasa

great, large, powerful, grand, mighty, vast, extensive

SN 42.6 asibandhakaputtasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, gāmaṇi, puriso mahatiṃ puthusilaṃ gambhīre udakarahade pakkhipeyya.

mahāakālamegha →

bodhirasa

enormous out of season rain shower, massive unseasonal downpour

SN 54.9 vesālīsuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, bhikkhave, gimhānaṃ pacchime māse ūhataṃ rajojallaṃ, tam'enaṃ mahāakālamegho ṭhānaso antaradhāpeti vūpasameti.

mahābhiññatā →

bodhirasa

state of profound knowledge, state of higher understanding

SN 21.1 kolitasuttaṃ

yañ'hi taṃ, āvuso, sammā vadamāno vadeyya, satthārā anuggahito sāvako mahābhiññataṃ patto'ti, mamaṃ taṃ sammā vadamāno vadeyya, satthārā anuggahito sāvako mahābhiññataṃ patto'ti.

mahābhoga →

bodhirasa

wealthy, with many possessions, with great property

AN 3.101 loṇakapallasuttaṃ

idha bhikkhave ekacco aḍḍho hoti mahaddhano mahābhogo. evarūpo bhikkhave aḍḍhakahāpaṇena'pi na bandhanaṃ nigacchati, kahāpaṇena'pi na bandhanaṃ nigacchati, kahāpaṇasatena'pi na bandhanaṃ nigacchati.

VISM 1.9.2 karuṇā bhāvanā kathā

kiñcā'pi so tāni khādanto c'eva paribhuñjanto ca sukhito bhogasamappito viya gacchati, atha kho taṃ n'eva koci, sukhito ayaṃ mahābhogo'ti maññati

mahābhūta →

bodhirasa

primary element, earth water fire wind, lit. great element

SN 35.245 kiṃsukopamasuttaṃ

yato kho, āvuso, bhikkhu catunnaṃ mahābhūtānaṃ samudayañ'ca atthaṅ'gamañ'ca yathābhūtaṃ pajānāti, ettāvatā kho, āvuso, bhikkhuno dassanaṃ suvisuddhaṃ hotī'ti.

SN 22.57 sattaṭṭhānasuttaṃ

katamañ'ca, bhikkhave, rūpaṃ? cattāro ca mahābhūtā, catunnañ'ca mahābhūtānaṃ upādāya rūpaṃ. idaṃ vuccati, bhikkhave, rūpaṃ.

mahābodhi →

bodhirasa

great Bodhi tree (under which Buddha was enlightened)

VINa 1.2.3 tatiyasaṅgīti kathā

rañño imaṃ pāṭihāriyaṃ passantassa pītiyā nirantaraṃ phuṭasarīrassa añjaliṃ paggahetvā ṭhitasseva mahābodhi mūlasatena suvaṇṇakaṭāhe patiṭṭhāsi

mahābrahma →

bodhirasa

Great God Almighty, Supreme Spirit

DHPa 1.5.11 jambukatthera vatthu

kiṃ pana tvaṃ mahābrahmato'pi uttaritaro'ti? āma, jambuka, ahañ'hi brahmunā'pi atibrahmā'ti

mahācora →

bodhirasa

master thief

AN 3.51 mahācorasuttaṃ

tīhi, bhikkhave, aṅgehi samannāgato mahācoro sandhim'pi chindati, nillopam'pi harati, ekāgārikam'pi karoti, paripanthe'pi tiṭṭhati. katamehi tīhi?

mahādāna →

bodhirasa

great offering, great gift

JAa 1.N.2 avidūre nidānakathā

gandhodakena nhāyitvā cattāri satasahassāni vissajjetvā mahādānaṃ datvā sabbālaṅkāravibhūsitā varabhojanaṃ bhuñjitvā uposathaṅgāni adhiṭṭhāya

mahāgedha →

bodhirasa

great blunder, great problem, lit. great greed

SNP 45 tissametteyyasuttaṃ aṭṭhakavaggo 7

atha satthāni kurute, paravādehi codito, esa khv'assa mahāgedho, mosavajjaṃ pagāhati.

mahājana →

bodhirasa

people, public, populace

VIN 4.8.205 rājagahaseṭṭhi vatthu

atha kho jīvako komārabhacco seṭṭhiṃ gahapatiṃ mañcake nipātetvā sambandhitvā sīsacchaviṃ uppāṭetvā sibbiniṃ vināmetvā dve pāṇake nīharitvā mahājanassa dassesi.

DHPa 1.5.1 aññatarapurisa vatthu

mahājano attano attano puttadhītuñātīnaṃ atthāya paridevamāno mahāsaddam'akāsi, mahāpathavīundriyanasaddo viya ahosi.

mahājanakāya →

bodhirasa

great crowd of people, lit. great body of people

SN 47.20 janapadakalyāṇīsuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, bhikkhave, janapadakalyāṇī, janapadakalyāṇī'ti kho, bhikkhave, mahājanakāyo sannipateyya.

mahāmatta →

bodhirasa

chief minister, chancellor, cabinet member

VIN 4.6.162 pilindavaccha vatthu

evaṃ, devā'ti kho so mahāmatto rañño māgadhassa seniyassa bimbisārassa paṭissutvā āyasmato pilindavacchassa pañca ārāmikasatāni pādāsi, pāṭiyekko gāmo nivisi

AN 4.183 sutasuttaṃ

ekaṃ samayaṃ bhagavā rājagahe viharati veḷuvane kalandakanivāpe. atha kho vassakāro brāhmaṇo magadha-mahāmatto yena bhagavā ten'upasaṅkami

mahāmuni →

bodhirasa

great sage

APA 18 rāhula therāpadānaṃ

kikī'va aṇḍaṃ rakkheyya, cāmarī viya vāladhiṃ, nipako sīlasampanno, mamaṃ rakkhi mahāmuni.

mahānadī →

bodhirasa

great river

UD 45 uposathasuttaṃ

puna caparaṃ, bhikkhave, yā kāci mahānadiyo, seyyathidaṃ gaṅgā yamunā aciravatī sarabhū mahī, tā mahāsamuddaṃ patvā jahanti purimāni nāmagottāni, mahāsamuddo'tveva saṅkhaṃ gacchanti

DHPa 2.22.1 sundarī paribbājikā vatthu

ayaṃ pan'ettha saṅkhepo, bhagavato kira bhikkhusaṅghassa ca pañcannaṃ mahānadīnaṃ mahoghasadise lābhasakkāre uppanne hatalābhasakkārā aññatitthiyā sūriy'uggamanakāle khajjopanakā viya nippabhā hutvā ekato sannipatitvā mantayiṃsu.

mahāniraya →

bodhirasa

great hell

MN 130 devadūtasuttaṃ

hoti kho so, bhikkhave, samayo yaṃ kadāci karahaci dīghassa addhuno accayena tassa mahānirayassa puratthimaṃ dvāraṃ apāpurīyati.

mahānisaṃsa →

bodhirasa

of great benefit, highly profitable

MN 40 cūḷāssapurasuttaṃ

yesañ'ca mayaṃ cīvara-piṇḍapāta-senāsana-gilānappaccaya-bhesajja-parikkhāraṃ paribhuñjāma, tesaṃ te kārā amhesu mahapphalā bhavissanti mahānisaṃsā

MN 62 mahārāhulovādasuttaṃ

disvāna āyasmantaṃ rāhulaṃ āmantesi, ānāpānassatiṃ, rāhula, bhāvanaṃ bhāvehi. ānāpānassati, rāhula, bhāvanā bhāvitā bahulīkatā mahapphalā hoti mahānisaṃsā'ti.

mahānubhāva →

bodhirasa

of mighty power, of mighty splendour, of great majesty, of great magnificence

AN 10.69 paṭhama kathāvatthusuttaṃ

imesaṃ ce tumhe, bhikkhave, dasannaṃ kathāvatthūnaṃ upādāyupādāya kathaṃ katheyyātha, imesam'pi candimasūriyānaṃ evaṃ mahiddhikānaṃ evaṃ mahānubhāvānaṃ tejasā tejaṃ pariyādiyeyyātha, ko pana vādo aññatitthiyānaṃ paribbājakānan'ti!

JAa 1.N.2 avidūre nidānakathā

sakalaṃ lumbinīvanaṃ cittalatāvanasadisaṃ, mahānubhāvassa rañño susajjitaṃ āpānamaṇḍalaṃ viya ahosi.

mahānāga →

bodhirasa

great elephant, mighty beast

DHP 322 nāgavaggo

varam'assatarā dantā, ājānīyā ca sindhavā, kuñjarā ca mahānāgā, attadanto tato varaṃ.

SN 20.9 nāgasuttaṃ

tesaṃ'y'eva kho pana, bhikkhave, mahānāgānaṃ anusikkhamānā taruṇā bhiṅkacchāpā taṃ sarasiṃ ogāhetvā soṇḍāya bhisamuḷālaṃ abbuhetvā na suvikkhālitaṃ vikkhāletvā sakaddamaṃ asaṅkhāditvā ajjhoharanti.

mahāpatha →

bodhirasa

main road, high road, highway

DHP 58 pupphavaggo

yathā saṅkāraṭhānasmiṃ, ujjhitasmiṃ mahāpathe, padumaṃ tattha jāyetha, sucigandhaṃ manoramaṃ.

SNP 7 vasalasuttaṃ uragavaggo 7

devayānaṃ abhiruyha, virajaṃ so mahāpathaṃ, kāmarāgaṃ virājetvā, brahmalok'ūpago ahu, na naṃ jāti nivāresi, brahmalok'ūpapattiyā.

mahāpathavī →

bodhirasa

great earth

SN 56.48 dutiyachiggaḷayugasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, bhikkhave, ayaṃ mahāpathavī ek'odakā assa. tatra puriso ekacchiggaḷaṃ yugaṃ pakkhipeyya.

SN 20.2 nakhasikhasuttaṃ

taṃ kiṃ maññatha bhikkhave, katamaṃ nu kho bahutaraṃ, yo v'āyaṃ mayā paritto nakhasikhāyaṃ paṃsu āropito ayaṃ vā mahāpathavī'ti?

mahāpañña →

bodhirasa

of great wisdom, very wise, very intelligent

DHP 352 taṇhāvaggo

vītataṇho anādāno, niruttipadakovido, akkharānaṃ sannipātaṃ, jaññā pubb'āparāni ca, sa ve antimasārīro mahāpañño, mahāpuriso'ti vuccati.

MN 18 madhupiṇḍikasuttaṃ

paṇḍito, bhikkhave, mahākaccāno, mahāpañño, bhikkhave, mahākaccāno

mahāpurisa →

bodhirasa

great man, great being

AN 8.30 anuruddha mahāvitakkasuttaṃ

sādhu kho tvaṃ anuruddha satta mahāpurisa-vitakke vitakkesi

AN 6.61 majjhesuttaṃ

yo ubhonte viditvāna, majjhe mantā na lippati, taṃ brūmi mahāpuriso'ti, sodha sibbinim'accagā'ti.

mahārāja →

bodhirasa

great king, supreme ruler

SN 3.11 sattajaṭilasuttaṃ

saṃvāsena kho mahārāja sīlaṃ veditabbaṃ

DN 2.19 sāmaññaphalasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, mahārāja, puriso iṇaṃ ādāya kammante payojeyya. tassa te kammantā samijjheyyuṃ.

mahāsadda →

bodhirasa

great noise, big racket

DHPa 1.5.1 aññatarapurisa vatthu

mahājano attano attano puttadhītuñātīnaṃ atthāya paridevamāno mahāsaddam'akāsi, mahāpathavīundriyanasaddo viya ahosi.

mahāsamajja →

bodhirasa

great festival (crowd)

SN 47.20 janapadakalyāṇīsuttaṃ

tam'enaṃ evaṃ vadeyya, ayaṃ te, ambho purisa, samatittiko telapatto antarena ca mahāsamajjaṃ antarena ca janapadakalyāṇiyā pariharitabbo.

mahāsamaṇa →

bodhirasa

great ascetic, Buddha

DN 16.39 mahāparinibbānasuttaṃ

alaṃ āvuso mā socittha mā paridevittha sumuttā mayaṃ tena mahāsamaṇena

mahāsamudda →

bodhirasa

great ocean, wide ocean

UD 45 uposathasuttaṃ

puna caparaṃ, bhikkhave, mahāsamuddo ekaraso loṇaraso

JAa 31 kulāvaka jātakavaṇṇanā

atha te, jarasakko amhe matte katvā mahāsamudda-piṭṭhe khipitvā amhākaṃ devanagaraṃ gaṇhi, te mayaṃ tena saddhiṃ yujjhitvā amhākaṃ devanagarameva gaṇhissāmā'ti kipillikā viya thambhaṃ sineruṃ anusañcaramānā uṭṭhahiṃsu.

mahāsamuddapiṭṭha →

bodhirasa

surface of the great ocean

JAa 31 kulāvaka jātakavaṇṇanā

atha te, jarasakko amhe matte katvā mahāsamuddapiṭṭhe khipitvā amhākaṃ devanagaraṃ gaṇhi, te mayaṃ tena saddhiṃ yujjhitvā amhākaṃ devanagarameva gaṇhissāmā'ti kipillikā viya thambhaṃ sineruṃ anusañcaramānā uṭṭhahiṃsu.

mahāsarasī →

bodhirasa

great lake

SN 20.9 nāgasuttaṃ

bhūtapubbaṃ, bhikkhave, araññ'āyatane mahāsarasī. taṃ nāgā upanissāya viharanti. te taṃ sarasiṃ ogāhetvā soṇḍāya bhisamuḷālaṃ abbuhetvā suvikkhālitaṃ vikkhāletvā akaddamaṃ saṅkhāditvā ajjhoharanti.

mahāsatta →

bodhirasa

great being

JAa 181 asadisa jātakavaṇṇanā

evaṃ mahāsatto khuddakamakkhikāya pivanamattam'pi lohitaṃ anuppādetvā satta rājāno palāpetvā kaniṭṭhabhātaraṃ apaloketvā kāme pahāya isipabbajjaṃ pabbajitvā abhiññā ca samāpattiyo ca nibbattetvā jīvitapariyosāne brahmalok'ūpago ahosi.

JAa 542 umaṅga jātakavaṇṇanā

mahāsatto pana āgacchanto kahāpaṇasahassena saddhiṃ ekasāṭakayugaṃ tambūlapasibbake ṭhapetvā āgato.

mahāsayana →

bodhirasa

grand chair, grand bed, great couch

MN 27 cūḷa hatthipadopamasuttaṃ

uccāsayana-mahāsayanā paṭivirato hoti jātarūpa-rajata-paṭiggahaṇā paṭivirato hoti

mahāseṭṭhi →

bodhirasa

rich banker, great millionaire

DHPa 1.1.1 cakkhupālatthera vatthu

tasmiṃ samaye satthā pavattitavaradhammacakko anupubbenāgantvā anāthapiṇḍikena mahāseṭṭhinā catupaṇṇāsakoṭidhanaṃ vissajjetvā kārite jetavanamahāvihāre viharati mahājanaṃ saggamagge ca mokkhamagge ca patiṭṭhāpayamāno.

mahāsāvajja →

bodhirasa

highly blameworthy, very objectionable

AN 3.69 aññatitthiyasuttaṃ

rāgo kho, āvuso, appasāvajjo dandhavirāgī, doso mahāsāvajjo khippavirāgī, moho mahāsāvajjo dandhavirāgī'ti.

mahātaṇha →

bodhirasa

great greed, enormous ambition

SNP 6 parābhavasuttaṃ uragavaggo 6

appabhogo mahātaṇho, khattiye jāyate kule, so ca rajjaṃ patthayati, taṃ parābhavato mukhaṃ.

mahāthera →

bodhirasa

great elder, monk of 20 years standing, lit. great old man

APA 28 yasodharā therīapadānaṃ

suddhodano mahārājā, gotamī ca pajāpatī, abhiññātā mahātherā, theriyo ca mahiddhikā.

mahāudakaṇṇava →

bodhirasa

great sea, great ocean, great body of water

MN 22 alagaddūpamasuttaṃ

tassa evam'assa, ayaṃ kho mahāudak'aṇṇavo, orimaṃ tīraṃ sāsaṅkaṃ sappaṭibhayaṃ, pārimaṃ tīraṃ khemaṃ appaṭibhayaṃ, n'atthi ca nāvā santāraṇī uttarasetu vā apārā pāraṃ gamanāya.

mahāvana →

bodhirasa

great forest

AN 8.53 saṃkhittasuttaṃ

ekaṃ samayaṃ bhagavā vesāliyaṃ viharati mahāvane kūṭ'āgārasālāyaṃ

SN 20.8 kaliṅgarasuttaṃ

evaṃ me sutaṃ, ekaṃ samayaṃ bhagavā vesāliyaṃ viharati mahāvane kūṭ'āgārasālāyaṃ. tatra kho bhagavā bhikkhū āmantesi, bhikkhavo'ti. bhadante'ti te bhikkhū bhagavato paccassosuṃ. bhagavā etad'avoca.

mahāvanasaṇḍa →

bodhirasa

great dense forest

AN 3.51 mahācorasuttaṃ

kathañ'ca, bhikkhave, mahācoro gahananissito hoti? idha, bhikkhave, mahācoro tiṇagahanaṃ vā nissito hoti, rukkhagahanaṃ vā rodhaṃ vā mahāvanasaṇḍaṃ vā.

mahāvarāha →

bodhirasa

enormous wild pig, large hog

DHP 325 nāgavaggo

middhī yadā hoti mahagghaso ca, niddāyitā samparivattasāyī, mahāvarāho'va nivāpapuṭṭho, punappunaṃ gabbham'upeti mando.

mahāvihāra →

bodhirasa

great monastery

DHPa 1.1.1 cakkhupālatthera vatthu

tasmiṃ samaye satthā pavattitavaradhammacakko anupubbenāgantvā anāthapiṇḍikena mahāseṭṭhinā catupaṇṇāsakoṭidhanaṃ vissajjetvā kārite jetavana-mahāvihāre viharati mahājanaṃ saggamagge ca mokkhamagge ca patiṭṭhāpayamāno.

mahāvāta →

bodhirasa

great wind, wind storm

SN 35.246 vīṇopamasuttaṃ

so taṃ vīṇaṃ ... sakalikaṃ sakalikaṃ karitvā agginā ḍaheyya, agginā ḍahitvā masiṃ kareyya. masiṃ karitvā mahāvāte vā ophuneyya, nadiyā vā sīghasotāya pavāheyya.

AN 3.70 akusalamūlasuttaṃ

vātātape visosetvā agginā ḍaheyya, agginā ḍahitvā masiṃ kareyya, masiṃ karitvā mahāvāte vā ophuṇeyya nadiyā vā sīghasotāya pavāheyya.

mahāvīra →

bodhirasa

great hero

TH 263 mahāmoggallāna theragāthā

evam'etaṃ mahāvīra, yathā samaṇa bhāsasi, ettha c'eke visīdanti, paṅkamhi'va jaraggavo.

APA 443 vibhītakamiñjiya therāpadānaṃ

kakusandho mahāvīro, sabbadhammāna pāragū, gaṇamhā vūpakaṭṭho so, agamāsi vanantaraṃ.

mahāyañña →

bodhirasa

great sacrifice, great offering

DN 5.8 kūṭadantasuttaṃ

siyā kho pana bhoto rañño mahāyaññaṃ yajamānassa koci'd'eva vippaṭisāro, mahā vata me bhogakkhandho vigacchatī'ti, so bhotā raññā vippaṭisāro na karaṇīyo

māhaṃ →

bodhirasa

may I not

SNP 71 piṅgiya māṇava pucchā pārāyanavaggo 16

jiṇṇo'ham'asmi abalo vītavaṇṇo, nettā na suddhā savanaṃ na phāsu, m'āhaṃ nassaṃ momuho antarāva, ācikkha dhammaṃ yam'ahaṃ vijaññaṃ, jātijarāya idha vippahānaṃ.

nattamaha →

bodhirasa

night and day

SNP 61 upasīva māṇava pucchā pārāyanavaggo 6

ākiñcaññaṃ pekkhamāno satimā, natthī'ti nissāya tarassu oghaṃ, kāme pahāya virato kathāhi, taṇhakkhayaṃ nattamah'ābhipassa.

pitāmaha →

bodhirasa

grandfather

SN 17.3 kummasuttaṃ

taggha'si, tāta kumma, khato, taggha upahato. etena hi te, tāta kumma, suttakena pitaro ca pitāmahā ca anayaṃ āpannā byasanaṃ āpannā. gaccha dāni tvaṃ, tāta kumma, na dāni tvaṃ amhākan'ti.

rājamahāmatta →

bodhirasa

royal minister, cabinet member

SN 47.8 sūdasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, bhikkhave, bālo abyatto akusalo sūdo rājānaṃ vā rājamahāmattaṃ vā nānaccayehi sūpehi paccupaṭṭhito assa.

AN 3.51 mahācorasuttaṃ

kathañ'ca, bhikkhave, mahācoro balavanissito hoti? idha, bhikkhave, mahācoro rājānaṃ vā rājamahāmattānaṃ vā nissito hoti.

tamahaṃ →

bodhirasa

I he, I that

SN 21.10 theranāmakasuttaṃ

sabb'ābhibhuṃ sabbaviduṃ sumedhaṃ, sabbesu dhammesu anūpalittaṃ, sabbañ'jahaṃ taṇhākkhaye vimuttaṃ, tam'ahaṃ naraṃ ekavihārīti brūmī'ti.

AN 8.11 verañjasuttaṃ

yassa kho, brāhmaṇa, āyatiṃ gabbhaseyyā punabbhav'ābhinibbatti pahīnā ucchinnamūlā tālāvatthukatā anabhāvaṃkatā āyatiṃ anuppādadhammā tam'ahaṃ apagabbho'ti vadāmi.

tathūpamāhaṃ →

bodhirasa

comparable in the same way, lit. like this comparison I

MN 40 cūḷāssapurasuttaṃ

seyyathā'pi, bhikkhave, matajaṃ nāma āvudhajātaṃ ubhatodhāraṃ pītanisitaṃ. tad'assa saṅghāṭiyā sampārutaṃ sampaliveṭhitaṃ. tath'ūpam'āhaṃ, bhikkhave, imassa bhikkhuno pabbajjaṃ vadāmi.

yamahaṃ →

bodhirasa

whatever I, which I, that I

AN 8.53 saṃkhittasuttaṃ

yam'ahaṃ bhagavato dhammaṃ sutvā ekā vūpakaṭṭhā appamattā ātāpinī pahitattā vihareyyan'ti

SNP 71 piṅgiya māṇava pucchā pārāyanavaggo 16

jiṇṇo'ham'asmi abalo vītavaṇṇo, nettā na suddhā savanaṃ na phāsu, m'āhaṃ nassaṃ momuho antarāva, ācikkha dhammaṃ yam'ahaṃ vijaññaṃ, jātijarāya idha vippahānaṃ.

abhibhūta →

dppn

…is elsewhere SN.i.156 attributed to Abhibhū, chief disciple of Sikhī Buddha. In the Mahāparinibbāna Sutta DN.ii.121 the second and third…

abhiñjika →

dppn

…when the Buddha asks Mahā Kassapa to preach to the monks, the latter reports that it is impossible to talk to them because monks like…

accutadevā →

dppn

A class of devas mentioned among those assembled on the occasion of the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

aciravatī →

dppn

…Pradesh; one of the pañca-mahānadī, Vin.ii.237 the five great rivers flowing from the Himālaya eastwards (pācīnaninnā) SN.v.39 into the…

ajita →

dppn

…that he had been born in the Mahāniraya as a result of having followed the teaching of the Buddha. DN.iii.15–16

Ajita5Ajina

A monk…

ajātasattu →

dppn

…given to her by her father, Mahākosala, as part of her dowry, but after Bimbisāra’s murder, Pasenadi refused to continue it. Thereupon…

akaniṭṭhā →

dppn

…Abodes). DN.iii.237

In the Mahāpadāna Sutta DN.ii.52f. the Buddha mentions that he visited their abode and conversed with beings who were born…

ambāṭakavana →

dppn

AmbāṭakavanaAmbālavana

A grove at Macchikāsaṇḍa, belonging to Cittagahapati. It became the residence of large numbers of monks, and discussions often took place there between Cittagahapati and the re …

anejakā →

dppn

A class of devas mentioned as having been present on the occasion of the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.160

anuruddha →

dppn

…others being Moggallāna, Mahākassapa and Mahākappina.) The mother of the Yakkha Piyaṅkara, while wandering in search of food, heard him at…

anurādha →

dppn

…in a forest hut in the Mahāvana in Vesāli, near to where the Buddha was, certain wandering ascetics came to him and asked him whether or not…

ariṭṭhakā →

dppn

A class of devas who were present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta.

They were like azure flowers in hue (ummāpupphanibhāsino). DN.ii.260

asamā →

dppn

A class of devas, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. They are mentioned together with the Yama twins. DN.ii.259

assaji →

dppn

…to discourse to him and to Mahānāma while their three colleagues went for alms. Vin.i.13 He became an arahant, together with the others, at the…

assaka →

dppn

…Assaka is one of the sixteen Mahājanapadas mentioned in the Aṅguttara Nikāya.AN.i.213 AN.iv.252 AN.iv.256 AN.iv.260 It does not, however; occur…

assapura →

dppn

…MN.i.271ff.

assatara →

dppn

A tribe of Nāgas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259

avanti →

dppn

…Isidatta and Isidāsī

Mahā Kaccāna seems to have spent a good deal of his time in Avanti, dwelling in the city of Kuraraghara in the…

avantiputta →

dppn

…went in royal state to visit Mahā Kaccāna who was staying in the Gundā Grove in Madhurā.

Their discussion is recorded in the Madhura Sutta….

aṅga →

dppn

One of the 16 Great Nations (Mahājanapadā), mentioned in the Pitakas. The countries mentioned are Aṅga, Māgadha, Kāsī, Kosala, Vajji, Mallā,…

bahuputtakanigrodha →

dppn

Mahā Kassapa says that while yet a “learner” he paid homage to the Buddha at a Bahuputtaka-nigrodha where the Buddha had gone to meet him. The…

bharaṇḍukālāma →

dppn

…chimed in and asked Mahānāma to say they would be the same. But the Buddha contradicted him, whereupon Bharaṇḍu said they would be…

bhesakalāvana →

dppn

…in the neighbourhood of the grove. Vin.ii.127

It was while staying in this grove that Mahā Moggallāna was molested by Māra and he preached…

bimbisāra →

dppn

…was Kosaladevī, daughter of Mahākosala and sister of Pasenadi. On the day of her marriage she received, as part of her dowry, a village in Kāsi,…

brahmadatta →

dppn

…and friend of Reṇu. When Mahāgovinda divided Jambudīpa into seven equal portions for Reṇu and his six friends, Brahmadatta was given the…

brahmāyu →

dppn

…on his body the marks of a Mahāpurisa. Uttara therefore visited the Buddha and, having seen the thirty two marks, resolved to observe the Buddha…

bārānasī →

dppn

…of the Benares kings. In the Mahāgovinda Sutta, the foundation of Bārānasī is attributed to Mahāgovinda, its first king being Dhatarattha,…

cakkavatti →

dppn

…in the Mahāsudassana, Mahāpadāna, Cakkavattisīhanāda, Bālapaṇḍita and Ambaṭṭha Suttas. SN.v.98

From the Mahāpadāna Sutta it…

campā →

dppn

…foundation being ascribed to Mahāgovinda. DN.ii.235 In the Buddha’s time the people of Campā owed allegiance to Bimbisāra, as king of Māgadha,…

candana →

dppn

…a visit paid by Candana to Mahā Moggallāna. SN.iv.280

Candana2

A monk whose Theragāthā verses speak of how he was visited by his…

cetiya →

dppn

…preached to the Cetis by Mahācunda. While dwelling in the Pācīnavaṃsadāya in the Ceti country, Anuruddha became an arahant after a visit…

channa →

dppn

…visited by Sāriputta and Mahā Cunda, and when they discovered that he contemplated suicide, they tried to deter him, promising to provide him…

citta →

dppn

…had been discovered. Mahānāma and Mahaka did likewise, after having performed miracles at the request of Citta.

The Citta Saṃyutta…

cittasena →

dppn

…at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258 He is elsewhere DN.iii.204 mentioned as a Yakkha chieftain who should be invoked by the…

cunda →

dppn

…the Two Chief Disciples, Mahā Kassapa, Mahā Koṭṭhita, Mahā Kaccāna and other very eminent Elders.

The Pitakas contain several…

cātummahārājikā →

dppn

…Four Great Kings (Cattāro Mahārājāno) who dwell there as guardians of the four quarters: Dhataraṭṭha of the East, Virūḷhaka of the…

dakkhiṇāgiri →

dppn

…for Ānanda the censure of Mahā Kassapa. SN.ii.217f. Later, we find Puṇṇa with a large following in Dakkhiṇāgiri refusing to join in the…

devadatta →

dppn

…the two Devadatta, and the Mahāsāropama, were preached after this event.

The Buddha sent Sāriputta and Moggallāna to Gayāsīsa to bring back…

dhamma →

dppn

…built by Vissakamma for Mahāsudassana, by order of Sakka. DN.ii.180ff.

5buildingDhamma2

The lake in front of the palace…

dhataraṭṭha →

dppn

…of the Cātummahārājikā, the ruler of the Eastern Quarter. His followers are the Gandhabbas. He has numerous sons called…

dānaveghasā →

dppn

A class of Asuras, present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.259

dūsī →

dppn

…to the intervention of Kakusandha, Dūsī’s attempts failed and he was born in the Mahā Niraya. The story is given in the Māratajjanīya…

ekapuṇḍarīka →

dppn

…Kūṭāgārasālā in the Mahāvana of Vesāli. The Buddha went there to see Vacchagotta, and it was on this occasion that the…

erāvaṇa →

dppn

…among the Nāgas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258

gajaṅgala →

dppn

…Country. Beyond it was Mahāsālā. Vin.i.197 Once when the Buddha was staying in the Veḷuvana at Kajangala, the lay followers there heard a…

gandhabbā →

dppn

…beings who inhabit the Cātummahārājika realm and are the lowest among the devas. DN.ii.212 They are generally classed together with the Asuras…

ghaṭāya →

dppn

A Sākiyan of Kapilavatthu, who built a monastery attached to the Nigrodhārāma. There the Mahā Suññatā Sutta was preached. MN.iii.110

gijjhakūṭa →

dppn

…AN.iv.21f. the Mahāsāropama and Āṭānāṭiya Suttas. SN.ii.155 SN.ii.185 SN.ii.190 SN.ii.241 SN.iii.121 AN.ii.73 AN.iii.21…

giñjakāvasatha →

dppn

…as described in the Mahā Parinibbāna Sutta. DN.ii.91ff. SN.v.357

The “Brick Hall” was, however, not designed for the Buddha and…

godha →

dppn

A Sākiyan. A conversation between him and Mahānāma the Sākiyan is recorded in the Godha Sutta. SN.v.371

gosiṅgasālavanadāya →

dppn

…led to the preaching of the Mahāgosiṅga Sutta. MN.i.212f.

25.78382,85.271763monasteryGosiṅgasālavanadāya2

A forest tract near…

gotama →

dppn

…son of Suddhodana and of Mahā Māyā, Suddhodana’s chief consort, and he belonged to the Gotama-gotta. At age 29 he departed from his home…

govinda →

dppn

…He had a son, Jotipāla, who succeeded him after his death and came to be known as Mahā Govinda. DN.ii.230f.

“Govinda” was evidently a…

gundāvana →

dppn

…forest in Madhurā. Mahā Kaccāna stayed there and was visited by Avantiputta, king of Madhurā, to whom he preached the Madhurā Sutta,…

gūtha →

dppn

…the hells. It is next to the Mahā Niraya, and is the habitation of needle-mouthed creatures who rip away the skin, flesh, tendons, etc., of the…

harayodevā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

hemavata →

dppn

…Buddha in time of need. DN.iii.204

He was present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.256

He was the friend of Sātāgira.

hāliddakāni →

dppn

…of Avanti. Once when Mahā Kaccāna was staying in the Kuraragharapapāta, Hāliddakāni visited him and consulted him at length on the…

hāragajā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

hārita →

dppn

Hārita1

A Mahā Brahmā who was present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta, at the head of one hundred thousand other Brahmās….

iccānaṅgala →

dppn

…It was the residence of “Mahāsāla” brahmins. The Sutta Nipāta Snp.p.115 mentions several eminent brahmins who lived there, among them…

inda →

dppn

…DN.iii.204

In the Mahāsamaya Sutta, DN.ii.257f. also, Inda is mentioned as the name of the Sons of the Regent Gods of the Four…

isigili →

dppn

…he afterwards repeated to Mahānāma. MN.i.91ff.

Once when the Buddha was dwelling at Kāḷasilā, he sang the praises of Rājagaha, giving…

isipatana →

dppn

…between Sāriputta and Mahākoṭṭhita, SN.ii.112f. SN.iii.167f. SN.iv.162f. SN.384ff. and one between Mahākoṭṭhita and…

jambudīpa →

dppn

…India. One of the four Mahādīpas, or great continents. They are grouped round Mount Sineru. In Jambudīpa is Himavā with its eighty-four…

janesabha →

dppn

…at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.258

In the Āṭānāṭiya Sutta DN.iii.204 he is mentioned as a Yakkha chieftain to be invoked by…

joti →

dppn

A class of gods, present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.261

jotipāla →

dppn

…himself came to be known as Mahā Govinda.

After some time, Jotipāla took leave of the seven kings, his disciples and his wives, and spent the…

kaccāna →

dppn

Kaccāna1

See Mahā-Kaccāna, Pakudha-Kaccāna, Pubba-Kaccāna, Sambula-Kaccāna, Sabhiya-Kaccāna, etc. See also…

kaddamadaha →

dppn

A river where Mahākaccāyana sometimes stayed.

Avanti3river

kajangala →

dppn

…Country. Beyond it was Mahāsālā. Vin.i.197 Once when the Buddha was staying in the Veḷuvana at Kajangala, the lay followers there heard a…

kallavāḷaputta →

dppn

…village in Māgadha. Mahā-Moggallāna lived there immediately after his ordination, and on the seventh day, while meditating there, he…

kambala →

dppn

A tribe of Nāgas. They were present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.258

kammāsadhamma →

dppn

…among them being the Mahānidāna Sutta, DN.ii.55 SN.ii.92 the Mahāsatipaṭṭhāna Sutta, DN.ii.290 MN.i.55 and the Ānañjasappāya…

kandarāyana →

dppn

…brahmin. He visited Mahā Kaccāna at the Gundavana near Madhurā and accused him of not paying due respect to elderly brahmins, but when…

kapilavatthu →

dppn

…Nigrodhārāma and at the Mahāvana, among them being Mahānāma, SN.v.369f. AN.iii.284f. AN.iv.220f. AN.v.320f. Nandiya, SN.v.403f.

karerikuṭikā →

dppn

A building in the Jetavana where the Mahāpadāna Sutta was taught. DN.ii.1ff.

Jetavana3building

karumhā →

dppn

A class of spirits, present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.260

kassapa →

dppn

…Nārada°, Pūraṇa°, Mahā° and Lomasa°.

Kassapa was evidently a well-known gotta name and people born in a family bearing that name…

katamorakatissa →

dppn

…as Sāriputta, Moggallāna, Mahā Kaccāna, had also been invited, as they happened to be at Veḷuvana near by, she expressed great disappointment…

kaḷimbha →

dppn

…that the peace of the Mahāvana was being disturbed by the Licchavis who came to see the Buddha, he, with the other monks, went to…

kaṇṭaka →

dppn

Kaṇṭaka Kaṇḍaka

A novice ordained by Upananda. Kaṇṭaka committed an offence with another novice, Mahaka. When this became known, a rule was passed that no monk should ordain two novices Vin.i.79 ; th …

kaṭṭhakā →

dppn

KaṭṭhakāKathakā

A class of devas present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.261

khattiyānī →

dppn

…women who waited on the Bodhisatta when he was once a mighty king Mahāsudassana of Kusāvatī. SN.iii.146 DN.ii.188

khemiyā →

dppn

A class of gods, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.261

khiḍḍāpadosikā →

dppn

…devas who live in the Cātummahārājika world. For ages they spend their time in laughter and in sport of sensual lusts. In consequence their…

kosiya →

dppn

…by the Buddha, DN.ii.270 Mahā Moggallāna, MN.i.252 and by Mahā Kassapa. Ud.iii.7

Kosiya2

A monk whose Theragāthā verses…

kukkuṭārāma →

dppn

…of the Buddha himself. The Mahāvagga Vin.i.300 mentions the names of several theras who lived there: Nilavāsi, Sānavāsi, Gopaka, Bhagu,…

kumbhīra →

dppn

…the Vepulla mountain outside Rājagaha. He was present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta with a train of over one hundred thousand. DN.ii.257

kuru →

dppn

…to the Kurus include the Mahānidāna Sutta, the Mahāsatipaṭṭhāna Sutta, the Māgaṇḍiya Sutta, the Anañjasappāya Sutta, the Sammosa…

kusinārā →

dppn

…the royal city of Mahā-Sudassana. DN.ii.146ff. It was twelve leagues in length and twelve in breadth, prosperous and full of people,…

kuṭeṇḍu →

dppn

A vassal of the Cātummahārājikas, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258

kālakañjakā →

dppn

…They were present at the Mahāsamaya, and are spoken of as being of a fearsome shape. DN.ii.259 They are the very lowest of the Asura groups,…

kālakhemaka →

dppn

…monks lived there. On this occasion the Buddha preached the Mahā-Suññatā Sutta. MN.iii.109

kāmaseṭṭha →

dppn

…spirit. DN.iii.204

In the Mahāsamaya Sutta DN.ii.258 he is mentioned among the vassals of the Four Great Kings-versed in craft, hoodwinking…

kāsi →

dppn

…in Kāsi which was given by Mahākosala to his daughter when she married Bimbisāra. The village produced a revenue of one hundred thousand, and…

kāḷī →

dppn

…stanza occurs at. SN.i.126 Mahā-Kaccāna explains, and his explanation deals with the ten kasinas….

kūṭāgārasālā →

dppn

…several Licchavi chiefs, Mahāli Otthatthaddha, DN.i.150ff. SN.i.230f. SN.iii.68f. AN.v.86f. Nandaka, SN.v.389 Sunakkhatta, MN.ii.252…

lakkhaṇa →

dppn

…as having stayed with Mahā Moggallāna on Gijjhakūṭa. Once, when they were going down to Rājagaha for alms, Lakkhaṇa noticed that at a…

lambītakā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.261

licchavī →

dppn

…the Buddha; among whom are Mahānāma, Sīha, Bhaddiya, Sāḷha, Abhaya, Panditakumāra, Nandaka, Mahāli and Ugga. Several Licchavis, both men…

lohicca →

dppn

…in Avanti. Once when Mahā Kaccāna was living there in a forest hut, a number of Lohicca’s pupils came there and began abusing the monks,…

lohitavāsī →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

lomahaṃsa →

dppn

A Pacceka Buddha, mentioned in a nominal list. MN.iii.70

lomasavaṅgīsa →

dppn

…of this name and the Sākyan Mahānāma. Mahānāma asks the Elder if the learner’s way of life is identical with that of the Tathāgata….

lāmaseṭṭhā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.261

macchikāsaṇḍa →

dppn

…Mahākoṭṭhita, Mahākappina, Mahācunda, Anuruddha, Revata, Upāli, Ānanda and Rāhula; these all went there while travelling in the…

maddakucchi →

dppn

…DN.ii.116

Once when Mahā Kappina was at Maddakucchi, doubts arose in his mind as to the necessity of joining the assembly of monks for the…

madhurā →

dppn

…with distinct disfavour. But Mahā Kaccāna evidently liked it, for he stayed there in the Gundāvana, and was visited there by the king of the…

mahaka →

dppn

A novice, pupil of Upananda, who is mentioned as having been guilty of a sexual offence with Kaṇḍakā, another novice. Vin.i.70

mahesā →

dppn

…Snp.1011

According to the Mahāgovinda Sutta DN.ii.220.ff. it was the capital of Avanti and was founded at the same time as…

mahāgavaccha →

dppn

A monk whose Theragāthā verse speaks of practicing properly and awaiting ones’ time. Thag.12

mahājanapadā →

dppn

The books mention the sixteen Mahājanapadas or Great Nations, which existed in the time of the Buddha. AN.i.213 AN.iv.252 AN.iv.256 AN.iv.260 They…

mahājāli →

dppn

A Pacceka Buddha mentioned in a list of names. MN.iii.70

mahākaccāyana →

dppn

MahākaccāyanaKaccāyanaMahākaccānaKaccāna

One of the most eminent disciples of the Buddha, considered chief among expounders in full of the…

mahākappina →

dppn

…world. SN.i.145 SN.v.315

Mahā Kappina was quite often in the company of Sāriputta, and it is said Thag.1086 that once, seeing the profound…

mahākassapa →

dppn

…name Kassapa, prefixed with Mahā to distinguish him from the other Kassapas.

Mahākassapa went forth, apparently together with his wife Bhaddā…

mahākoṭṭhita →

dppn

MahākoṭṭhitaMahākotthitaKoṭṭhitaKotthita

One of the foremost disciples of the Buddha, ranked foremost among masters of analytical…

mahākāla →

dppn

A monk whose Theragāthā verses describe a large swarthy woman sitting surrounded by bones in the charnel ground, evidently a practitioner of asceticism. He expresses the wish to never be reborn. Thag.141–152

mahāli →

dppn

…of Pūraṇa Kassapa. SN.iii.68 This conversation resulted from Mahāli having heard the Sakkapañha Sutta.

mahāmoggallāna →

dppn

…see. AN.ii.154f.

In the Mahāgosiṅga Sutta MN.i.212 we find them staying in the Gosiṅgasālavana in the company of Mahā Kassapa, Ānanda,…

mahānāga →

dppn

A monk whose Theragāthā verses warn of the dangers that face a monk who neglects the Dhamma. Thag.387–392

mahānāma →

dppn

…Sutta, both preached to Mahānāma.

Mahānāma is included in a list of exemplary lay devotees. AN.iii.451

Mahānāma2

A…

mahāpajāpatī →

dppn

Mahāpajāpatī GotamīPajāpatī

An eminent bhikkhunī and the step-mother of the Buddha. She raised the Buddha as her own child after the death…

mahāpanthaka →

dppn

The elder brother of Cūḷapanthaka. He was declared pre eminent among those skilled in the evolution of consciousness. (saññāvivatta). AN.i.24

A set of verses uttered by him in the joy of attainment …

mahāpurisa →

dppn

…of the attributes of a Mahāpurisa as explained in the Mahāpurisa Sutta SN.v.158 and the Vassakāra Sutta. AN.ii.35f.

Bāvarī had three…

mahāpāragā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.26

mahāroruva →

dppn

One of the hells. SN.i.92

5hell

mahāsammata →

dppn

…present age. He was called Mahāsammata, because, on the arising of wickedness in the world, he was chosen by the people DN.iii.92f. to show…

mahāsarā →

dppn

The books contain a list of seven great lakes, situated in the Himālaya. They form the sources of the five great rivers and dry up only when four suns appear in the world. These seven lakes are Anotat …

mahāsubhaddā →

dppn

Chief queen of Mahāsudassana. DN.ii.169ff. Aii.189 SN.iii.145

mahāsudassana →

dppn

The Bodhisatta born as king of Kusāvati. DN.ii.169ff.

mahāvana →

dppn

…this wood was preached the Mahāsamaya Sutta and the Madhupiṇḍika Sutta.

27.57037,83.020933parkMahāvana3

A forest on the…

mahāvijita →

dppn

A king of long ago, whose exemplary sacrifice, held under the direction of his chaplain, is narrated in the Kūṭadanta Sutta.

mahāviyūha →

dppn

MahāviyūhaMahāviyūhassa

A gabled chamber erected by Mahāsudassana into which he could retire during the heat of the day. It was made of silver….

makkarakata →

dppn

A locality in Avanti. Mahā Kaccāna once stayed there in a forest hut and was visited by Lohicca and his pupils. SN.iv.116f.

Avanti3town

mallā →

dppn

…mighty capital of Kusa and Mahāsudassana. They were regarded, together with the Vajjis, as a typical example of a republic. MN.i.231 The chief…

mettākāyikā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259

migalandika →

dppn

…preaching to the monks in Mahāvana in Vesāli regarding the defilement and filth of the body, and had retired into solitude, many of the monks,…

missakā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

mithilā →

dppn

…and, according to the Mahāgovinda Sutta, DN.ii.235 was founded by Mahāgovinda, steward of King Reṇu.

It was also the capital of…

moranivāpa →

dppn

…Udumbarika Sīhanāda, the Mahā Sakuladāyi and the Culla Sakūladāyi Suttas were preached there. DN.iii.36ff. MN.ii.1 MN.ii.29

The…

māgadha →

dppn

…formed one of the sixteen Mahājanapadas and had its capital at Rājagaha or Giribbaja where Bimbisāra, and after him Ajātasattu, reigned….

māluṅkyāputta →

dppn

…MN.i.426ff. and the Mahāmālunkyā MN.i.432ff. —both evidently preached before Mālunkyāputta’s attainment of arahantship, because…

māra →

dppn

…is made, especially in the Mahā Parinibbāna Sutta, of several occasions on which Māra approached the Buddha, requesting him to die; the first…

mātali →

dppn

…SN.i.234ff.

In the Mahāsamaya Sutta, DN.ii.258 Mātali is described as a Gandhabba chief, while in the Āṭānāṭiya Sutta DN.iii.204…

māyā →

dppn

MāyāMahāmāyā

The mother of the Buddha, and wife of Suddhodana of the Sakyan clan. DN.ii.52 Thag.534 Thig.162 She died seven days after giving…

nanda →

dppn

…Vaccha are detailed in the Mahā Saccaka Sutta. MN.i.238

Nanda2

The Buddha’s half-brother. He became a monk, but was dissatisifed…

nigaṇṭha nāṭaputta →

dppn

…DN.iii.117 DN.iii.210

Nigaṇṭha Nāṭaputta is the name by which the Jaina teacher, Mahāvīra, was known to his contemporaries. He…

nighaṇḍu →

dppn

A yakkha chieftain, to be invoked by followers of the Buddha when in distress. DN.iii.204 He was present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.258

nigrodhārāma →

dppn

…Nigrodhārāma, among them, Mahānāma, Godha, Sarakāni, Nandiya and Vappa SN.v.369–378 SN.v.395–397 SN.v.403–404 SN.v.408 AN.ii.196…

nādikā →

dppn

The Mahā Parinibbāna Sutta DN.ii.72ff. gives a list of the places at which the Buddha stopped during his last journey along that…

nāga →

dppn

…of dwellers of the Cātummahārajika world, the Nāgas are mentioned as occupying the Western Quarter, with Virūpakkha as their king.

The word…

nāgasamāla →

dppn

…when the Buddha breached the Mahāsīhanāda Sutta. MN.i.83

One day, when entering the city for alms, he saw a nautch girl gaily dressed, dancing…

odātagayhā →

dppn

A class of eminent devas among those present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

opamañña →

dppn

…at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258 He is mentioned in the Āṭānāṭiya Sutta, DN.iii.204 in a list of eminent yakkha

oṭṭhaddha →

dppn

…between Oṭṭhaddha and the Buddha is recorded in the Mahāli Sutta. DN.i.150ff.

paccantajanapadā →

dppn

…in the east, Kajaṅgala and Mahāsālā; in the south east, the river Salalavatī; in the south, Setakaṇṇikā; in the west, Thūṇa; and in…

pajjunna →

dppn

…is mentioned among the Mahāyakkhas to be invoked in time of need, DN.iii.205 and he was present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta….

pajāpati →

dppn

…MN.i.329

In the Āṭānāṭiya Sutta DN.iii.204 he is mentioned among the Mahāyakkhas, to be invoked by followers of the Buddha in times of…

panāda →

dppn

…in time of need. DN.iii.204 He is also mentioned in the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258

papāte pabbate →

dppn

…It was a favourite spot of Mahā Kaccāna, and we are told of several discussions having taken place there.SN.iii.9ff. SN.iv.115f. AN.v.46f.

paramatta →

dppn

A Brahmā who was present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.260

pañcakaṅga →

dppn

…a discussion between him and Mahā Udāyi, which discussion Ānanda overheard and repeated to the Buddha. On another occasion, Pañcakaṅga related…

pañcanadī →

dppn

PañcanadīPañcamahānadī

In several places in the texts five rivers are mentioned as the five great rivers of India, and they are used in various…

pañcavaggiyā →

dppn

…Bhaddiya, Vappa, Mahānāma, and Assaji—to whom the Buddha preached his first sermon at Isipatana.

All five joined in the austerities…

pañcālacaṇḍa →

dppn

…self possessed know the way to Nibbāna. SN.i.48 It is probably this same deva who is mentioned as a Mahāyakkha in the Āṭānāṭiya Sutta…

pippaliguhā →

dppn

…a favourite haunt of Mahā Kassapa. Once when he lay there grievously ill, the Buddha visited him and cheered him by talking to him of the…

potaliputta →

dppn

…answers he blamed Samiddhi for his hasty reply.

For details see Mahākammavibhaṅga Sutta. MN.iii.207ff.

pātikaputta →

dppn

…Ajita would be born in Mahā Niraya, but Ajita was born in Tāvatiṃsā and accused Pātikaputta of being a liar. Later, the Buddha visited…

pāyāsi →

dppn

…was born among the Cātummahārājika gods while Uttara was born in Tāvatiṃsā.

Gavampati met Pāyāsi in the deva world, and Pāyāsi…

pūraṇa kassapa →

dppn

…whom was the devaputta Asama. SN.i.65 He was consulted by the Licchavis Abhaya SN.v.126 and Mahāli SN.iii.68 and by the wanderer Vacchagotta….

revata →

dppn

…Sutta. MN.i.462 The Mahāgosiṅga Sutta MN.i.212ff. records a discussion between Moggallāna, Mahā Kassapa, Anuruddha, Revata and…

rojā →

dppn

…class of devas, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

rucirā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

rāhu →

dppn

…who were present at the Mahāsmaya and as blessing that assembly. In this context he is called Rāhubhadda. The name Rāhumukha is given to a…

rāhula →

dppn

…at the age of eighteen, the Mahā Rāhulovāda Sutta. Two other suttas, also called Rāhulovāda, one included in the Saṃyutta and the other in…

rājagaha →

dppn

…chosen by the monks, with Mahā Kassapa at their head, as the meeting place of the First Convocation. This took place at the Sattapaṇṇiguhā,…

sadāmattā →

dppn

A class of Devas, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

sahabhū →

dppn

A class of Devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

sahadhammā →

dppn

A class of Devas, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

sahajāti →

dppn

…as a city of the Cetis, and Mahā Cunda is mentioned as having stayed there and preached three sermons.

According to the Saṃyutta, Gavampati…

sahali →

dppn

…at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259

Sahali2

A devaputta, follower of Makkhali Gosāla. He visited the Buddha at…

sahampati →

dppn

A Mahābrahmā. When the Buddha was at the Ajapālanigrodha, hesitating as to whether or not he should preach the Dhamma, Sahampati appeared before…

sakka →

dppn

…their followers of the Cātummahārājika world.DN.ii.207f. DN.ii.220f. Among the Tāvatiṃsā devas, Sakka surpasses his companions in ten…

sakuladāyī →

dppn

A famous Paribbājaka. The Mahā-Sakuladāyī and the Culla Sakuladāyī Suttas record two conversations between him and the Buddha in the…

samiddhi →

dppn

…later enlarged into the Mahā Kaccāna-Bhaddekaratta Sutta. MN.iii.192f. A conversation between Potaliputta and Samiddhi, three years after…

samānā →

dppn

A class of Devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

sanaṅkumāra →

dppn

A Mahā Brahmā, whose name means “ever young”. In the Nikāyas DN.i.121 MN.i.358 SN.i.153 AN.v.327 he is mentioned as the author of a famous…

sarakāni →

dppn

…and had taken to drink. Mahānāma reported this to the Buddha, who said that Sarakāni had, for a long time, taken refuge in the Buddha, the…

saṅkha →

dppn

…of the appearance of Metteyya Buddha in the world. He will raise up again the palace of King Mahāpanāda and live there. But later he will give…

serissaka →

dppn

vimāna in the Cātummahārājika world, which was occupied by Pāyāsi during his life there. Gavampati, who used to go there for his…

sineru →

dppn

SineruMahāneruMeruSumeruHemameru

A mountain, forming the center of the world. MN.i.338 DN.iii.199 It is eighty thousand leagues broad….

sovīra →

dppn

A country mentioned in the Mahāgovinda Sutta. DN.ii.235

In the time of King Reṇu, Bharata was king of Sovīra, and Roruka was its capital.

Eder,…

soṇa →

dppn

…in Avantī, where he met Mahākaccāna and was later ordained by him, after much difficulty assembling the required 10 monks.

Soṇa then…

subhadda →

dppn

…now do just as we like.“ Mahā Kassapa heard this while he was on his way from Pāvā to Kusināra, and it was this remark which made him decide…

subrahmā →

dppn

…SN.i.148 Subrahmā was present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.261

sucitti →

dppn

An Asura, one of the Dānaveghasas, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259

suddhodana →

dppn

…was Suddhodana’s son by Mahā Pajāpati, and he had also a daughter called Sundarī Nandā. When the Buddha ordained both Rāhula and Nanda,…

sudinna →

dppn

…him, with his mother, at the Mahāvana, and begged that he would give her a son, so that the Licchavis might not confiscate their wealth for want of…

sukkā →

dppn

…in the company of the Veghanasā, at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.261

suleyyā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

sunakkhatta →

dppn

…who thereupon preached the Mahāsīhanāda Sutta. MN.i.68ff. The Sunakkhatta Sutta MN.ii.252ff. was evidently preached to Sunakkhatta before…

suriya →

dppn

…hair. SN.i.51

Suriya was present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta DN.ii.260

susumāragiri →

dppn

…pondering over the seven Mahāpurisavitakkas, and appeared before him to encourage him. AN.iv.228f. Both incidents show that the Buddha…

sāketa →

dppn

…Madhuvāsettha and his son Mahānāga, and Visākhā. Bhūta Thera was born in a suburb of Sāketa.

The Vinaya Vin.i.270f. mentions another…

sāriputta →

dppn

…was a great friend of Mahāmoggallāna. After going forth together under Sañjaya, he heard the essence of the Dhamma from Assaji, and…

sātapabbata →

dppn

…three thousand of whom were present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.257

4hill

sāti →

dppn

…glum; then the Buddha preached to him and the assembled monks the Mahātaṇhāsaṅkhaya Sutta. MN.i.256ff.

sīha →

dppn

…to tell the Buddha. This led to the preaching of the Mahāli Sutta. DN.i.151

tacchakā →

dppn

A class of Nāgas present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.258

thullanandā →

dppn

…offended on hearing that Mahā Kassapa had called Ānanda “boy,” and gave vent to her displeasure at what she considered Kassapa’s…

thullatissā →

dppn

A nun. She was present when Mahā-Kassapa, in the company of Ānanda, visited the nuns and preached to them. She expressed resentment that Kassapa…

timbaru →

dppn

A chieftain of the Gandhabbas and father of Suriyavaccasā. DN.ii.266 DN.ii.268

He was present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.258

tissa →

dppn

…as being present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.261

Tissa3

A friend of Metteyya. They together visited the Buddha at Jetavana and,…

todeyya →

dppn

Todeyya1

A Mahāsāla brahmin, mentioned in a list of eminent brahmins gathered together at Icchanankala and Manasākaṭa. DN.i.235…

tusita →

dppn

…life but one. The inhabitants of Tusita were present at the Mahāsamaya. DN.ii.161

5heaven

tāvatiṃsā →

dppn

…the first being the Cātummahārājika world. Tāvatiṃsā stands at the top of Mount Sineru. Sakka is king of Tāvatiṃsā.

Tāvatiṃsā was…

ummāpupphā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

upananda →

dppn

Upananda1

A monk, belonging to the Sākyan clan, who was known for his greed in procuring requisites. Several incidents connected with him are mentioned in the Vinaya. Once he promised to s …

upavatta →

dppn

…and the Buddha, in order to disabuse his mind, preached to him the Mahā Sudassana Sutta. DN.ii.169f.

26.73012,83.898632park

uposatha →

dppn

…Treasure of the Cakkavatti Mahāsudassana. He was “all white, sevenfold firm (sattappatiṭṭha), wonderful in power, flying through the…

uruvelakappa →

dppn

…spend the day alone in the Mahāvana, and he went there and sat down at the foot of a tree. Meanwhile the householder Tapassu arrived and told…

uttara →

dppn

…Serisakavimāna of the Cātummahārājika world, Uttara was born in Tāvatiṃsā. DN.ii.354–357

Uttara6

A pupil of Brahmāyu. He was…

uttarakuru →

dppn

…It is one of the four Mahādīpā—the others being Aparagoyāna, Pubbavideha and Jambudīpa—each being surrounded by five hundred minor…

vacchagotta →

dppn

…Aggi Vacchagotta-, Mahā Vacchagotta-, Vaccha—and Vacchagotta-Suttas. The Saṃyutta Nikāya contains a whole section on Vacchagotta;…

vajjī →

dppn

…AN.iii.76 the Licchavi, Mahānāma, seeing that a band of young Licchavis who had been out hunting were gathered round the Buddha, is…

valāhaka →

dppn

The horse of Mahāsudassana. He is all white, with a crow black head and a dark mane. DN.ii.174 SN.iii.145

varaṇā →

dppn

VaraṇāVāraṇā

A city on the banks of the Kaddamadaha, where Ārāmadaṇḍa visited Mahākaccāna. AN.i.65

Avanti3town

varuṇā →

dppn

A class of deities present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta.DN.ii.259 DN.ii.260 They probably form the retinue of Varuṇa.

vassakāra →

dppn

…Vin.iii.42ff. In this context we find that Vassakāra was Mahāmatta to Bimbisāra as well.

veghanasā →

dppn

A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.261

vejayanta →

dppn

…chief of the eighty four thousand chariots owned by Mahāsudassana. SN.iii.145 DN.ii.187

velāmikā →

dppn

…thousand women who waited on Mahāsudassana, king of Kusāvatī. She was also called Khattiyānī. SN.iii.146 But in the Dīgha DN.ii.187 the chief…

vepacitti →

dppn

…at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259

Vepacitti was the friend of Rāhu, and when Rāhu seized Candimā and Suriya and these…

vessāmitta →

dppn

…at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.257 He is mentioned among the Yakkha chiefs to be invoked in time of need by followers of the…

vesāli →

dppn

…preached at Vesāli are the Mahāli, Mahāsīhanāda, Cūḷa Saccaka, Mahā Saccaka, Tevijja, Vacchagotta, Sunakkhatta and Ratana.

One hundred…

vesālā →

dppn

The Nāgas of Vesāli who were present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258

veteṇḍu →

dppn

A vassal of the Four Great Kings, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258

veṇhu →

dppn

A deva who was present, with his retinue, at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259 Veṇhu is a Pāḷi form of Viṣṇu.

vicakkanā →

dppn

A class of devas, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.261

videha →

dppn

…federation. According to the Mahāgovinda Sutta, DN.ii.235 it was King Reṇu who, with the help of Mahāgovinda Jotipāla, founded the Videha…

vipassī →

dppn

…whose story is told in the Mahāpadāna Sutta. He was born in the Khema park in Bandhumatī, his father being Bandhumā and his mother…

viṭeṇḍu →

dppn

One of the vassals of the Four Great Kings present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.257

viṭu →

dppn

Vassal of the Four Great Kings present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258

viṭucca →

dppn

Vassal of the Four Great Kings present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.258

vāruṇā →

dppn

A class of deities, followers of Varuda, who were present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259

vāsavanesī →

dppn

A class of devas, present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.260

vāseṭṭha →

dppn

…Vāsiṣṭha). In the Mahā Parinibbāna Sutta DN.ii.147 DN.ii.159 we find the Mallas of Kusināra addressed as Vāseṭṭhā, as well as…

vāyodevā →

dppn

A class of deities present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259

yakkha →

dppn

…Sāriputta. Ud.iv.4 But the Mahā Yakkhas, DN.iii.204f. the generals and commanders among Yakkhas, are always willing to help holy men and to…

yama →

dppn

…MN.iii.179ff.

In the Mahāsamaya Sutta DN.ii.259 mention is made of two Yamas.

There is a tradition AN.i.142 that once Yama longed to be…

yasa →

dppn

…Kūṭāgārasālā in the Mahāvana, he discovered that the Vajjian monks had raised the “Ten Points” contrary to the Buddha’s teachings,…

ājīvakā →

dppn

…complimentary. Thus in the Mahā Saccaka Sutta MN.i.238 they are spoken of as going about naked, flouting life’s decencies and licking their…

āpā →

dppn

A class of deities who were present at the preaching of the Mahāsamaya Sutta. DN.ii.259

ārāmadaṇḍa →

dppn

…sensual lusts,“ answered Mahā Kaccāna; and for the same reason recluses quarrelled with recluses. “Is there anybody in the world who has…

ātumā →

dppn

…Vin.i.249–250

In the Mahā Parinibbāna Sutta DN.ii.131–132 the Buddha tells Pukkusa of another occasion on which he was staying in the…

āḷārakālāma →

dppn

…days earlier. Vin.i.7

The Mahā Parinibbāna Sutta DN.ii.130 mentions a Mallian, Pukkusa, who says he had been Āḷāra’s disciple, but who,…

mahābhūta →

farkas

négy nagy elem (föld, víz, tűz, lég/levegő)

antarakappa →

ncped

( & n.) a subdivision or intermediate cycle of a mahākappa

apetalomahaṃsa →

ncped

with excitement gone

cakka →

ncped

…feet (one of the marks of a mahāpurisa) 2. a circular missile, a discus; the “wheel” of sovereignty, of authority; sway. 3. an attainment,…

catumahāpatha →

ncped

crossing of high-roads, a main crossroads.

catummahāpatha →

ncped

crossing of high-roads, a main crossroads.

citantaraṃsa →

ncped

whose back is flat (i.e. not hollow) between the shoulder-blades (one of the 32 characteristics of a mahapurisa)

cātumahābhūtika →

ncped

cātumahāpatha →

ncped

cātumahārājika →

ncped

cātummahābhūtika →

ncped

consisting of the four main elements.

cātummahāpatha →

ncped

crossing of high roads; a main crossroad.

cātummahārājika →

ncped

  1. (mfn. & m.) belonging to the company attending the four great kings, the world guardians; a deva or the devas belonging to that company.
  2. (n.) the world of the catummaharajika devas.

dīghaṅguli →

ncped

having long fingers (one of the 32 characteristics of a mahapurisa)

enījaṅgha →

ncped

with legs like the black antelope’s (one of the 32 characteristics of a mahāpurisa).

gahapatimahāsala →

ncped

very wealthy householder.

gaṇakamahāmatta →

ncped

minister of finance; an accountant.

gaṇakamahāmattā →

ncped

jālāhatthapāda →

ncped

with “netted” hands and feet, prob. with hands and feet marked with a network of lines (one of the 32 marks of a mahapurisa)

kañcanasannibhattaca →

ncped

with the skin like gold, golden skinned (one of the 32 characteristics of a mahāpurisa).

khandhaka →

ncped

…of the 22 sections of the Mahāvagga and Cullavagga of the Vinayapiṭaka. 2. the section of the Vinayapiṭaka consisting of the Mahāvagga and…

khattiyamahāsāla →

ncped

rich khattiya

nattamahaṃ →

ncped

by day and night.

nigaṇṭha →

ncped

  1. an ascetic, specifically mahāvīra.
  2. an ascetic, especially one who is a follower of mahāvīra, a jain.

nigaṇṭhaputta →

ncped

follower of Mahavīra, a Jain ascetic.

nātaputta →

ncped

Mahāvīra, leader of the Jains.

nātaputtiya →

ncped

follower of Mahāvīra.

uddhaggaloma →

ncped

having hair with its ends turning upwards (esp. as one of the 32 characteristics of a mahāpurisa)

ussada →

ncped

…which there are either 16 or 16 attached to each mahāniraya).

ussaṅkhapāda →

ncped

having feet with high arches (one of the 32 characteristics of a mahāpurisa).

uṇhīsasīsa →

ncped

whose head is like a turban in appearance (one of the 32 characteristics of a mahāpurisa)

ācariyamahāyuga →

ncped

generation of teachers

āyatapaṇhi →

ncped

having projecting heels (one of the 32 characteristics of a mahāpurisa)

āyatapaṇhin →

ncped

having projecting heels (one of the 32 characteristics of a mahāpurisa)

anussati →

nyana

…1: The Noble Disciple, Mahānāma, recollects thus: Worthy, honourable and perfectly self-Enlightened is the Buddha ! Consummated in…

aparihāniya-dhamma →

nyana

…are mentioned in the Mahā-Parinibbāna Sutta D. 16. They are followed by five sets of 7, and one set of 6 conditions, conducive to the…

brahma-kāyika-deva →

nyana

…is called the Great Brahma mahā - brahmā. With caustic humor he is said D. 11 to pretend: I am Brahma, the Great Brahmā, the Most High, the…

catu-mahārājika-deva →

nyana

Catu-mahārājika-deva: a class of divine beings of the sense-sphere; see: deva.

chief-elements →

nyana

Chief-elements: the 4: mahā-bhūta -d hātu

great man →

nyana

[[great man]]Great man: the 8 thoughts of a: mahāpurisa-vitakka.

papañca →

nyana

…‘thoughts of a great man’ mahā - purisa - vitakka A. VIII, 30 has:,This Dhamma is for one who delights in non-diffuseness the unworldly,…

paramattha →

nyana

…these see K N. Jayatilleke, Early Buddhist Theory of Knowledge London, 1963, pp. 361ff.

In Mahāyana, the Mādhyamika school has given a prominent…

paramī →

nyana

…a synonym often found in the Mahāyana scriptures for Bodhisatta, i.e. ’Enlightenment Being or Being destined for Buddhahood are concerned about the…

patisankhānupassanā-ñāna →

nyana

…see: visuddhi VI, and one of the 18 chief kinds of insight mahāvipassanā see: vipassanā.

pātimokkha →

nyana

…Pāli text and transl. by ñānamoli Thera Bangkok 1966, Mahāmakut Buddhist Bookshop.

pūjā →

nyana

…to Bhikkhus.

1: The Mahā-mangala Sutta Sn. 259 says that;Honour and respect towards those worthy of it, is conducive to great blessing;…

tathatā →

nyana

…the word occurs in this sense, is found in Kath. 186 see: Guide, p. 83. On the Mahāyana term tathatā see: Suzuki, Awakening of Faith, p. 53f….

theravāda →

nyana

…survived among those which Mahāyānists have called ‘Hinayāna’. It is sometimes called Southern Buddhism or Pāli Buddhism. It is found today in…

āloka-saññā →

nyana

…recommended by the Buddha to Mahā-Moggallāna A. VII, 58. According to D. 33, it is conducive to the development of ‘knowledge and vision’ see:…

abbhuta →

pts

Abbhuta1

adj. nt. terrifying, astonishing; strange, exceptional puzzling, extraordinary, marvellous, supernormal Described as a term of surprise & consternation (vimhay;’ āvahass’ adhivaca …

abhinikkhamana →

pts

…esp. the going out into monastic life, retirement renunciation. Usually as mahā˚; the great renunciation Ja.i.61; Pv-a.19.

abhi +…

abhinimmināti →

pts

to create (by magic), produce, shape, make SN.iii.152 (rūpaṃ); AN.i.279 (oḷārikaṃ attabhāvaṃ); Nd ii.under pucchā6 (rūpaṃ manomayaṃ); Vv-a.16 (mahantaṃ hatthi-rāja-vaṇṇaṃ)
pp *[abhinim …

abhipassati →

pts

…AN.i.147 (nibbānaṃ); AN.iii.75; Snp.896 (khema˚), Snp.1070 (rattamahā˚) Mnd.308; Cnd.428; Ja.vi.370.

abhi + passati

abhippavassati →

pts

…fall. Usually in phrase mahāmegho abhippavassati a great cloud bursts Mil.8 Mil.13, Mil.36, Mil.304; Pv-a.132 (variant reading ati˚); intrs….

abhippavuṭṭha →

pts

…trs. SN.v.51 (bandhanāni meghena ˚āni) AN.v.127; intrs. MN.ii.117 (mahāmegho ˚o there has been a cloudburst).

fr. abhippavassati

abhisambhū →

pts

adjective getting, attaining (?) DN.ii.255 (lomahaṃsa˚).

fr. abhi + sam + bhū

abhitāpa →

pts

…adj. very hot Vin.iii.83 (sīsa˚ sunstroke); MN.i.507 (mahā˚ very hot) Mil.67 (mahābhitāpatara much hotter); Pv.iv.1#8 (mahā˚ of…

abhiññatā →

pts

in cpd. mahā˚; state or condition of great intelligence or supernormal knowledge SN.iv.263; SN.V.175, SN.V.298 sq.

fr. abhiññā

addhan →

pts

(in compounds addha˚;)

  1. (of space a path, road, also journey (see compounds & derivations); only in one ster. phrase Ja.iv.384 = Ja.v.137 (pathaddhuno paṇṇarase va cando, gen. for loc. ˚addha …

aggatā →

pts

pre-eminence, prominence, superiority Kv.556 (˚ṃ gata); Dpvs.iv.1 (guṇaggataṃ gatā)
■ (adj.) mahaggata of great value or superiority DN.i.80; DN.iii.224.

abstr. of agga

aggha →

pts

…Pv.ii.1#18. See also mahāraha. appaggha (adj.) of little value Ja.iv.139; Ja.v.414 -anaggha (nt.) pricelessness,…

aggi →

pts

-dāha (mahā˚) a holocaust AN.i.178. -nikāsin like fire Ja.iii.320 (suriya)….

ahaṃ →

pts

pronoun pronoun of 1st person “I”. nom. sg. ahaṃ SN.iii.235; AN.iv.53; Dhp.222, Dhp.320; Snp.172, Snp.192, Snp.685, Snp.989, Snp.1054, Snp.1143; Ja.i.61; Ja.ii.159
■ In …

ahuhāliya →

pts

hoarse & loud laugh Ja.iii.223 (= danta-vidaṃsaka-mahā-hasita C.).

onomat.

akkhaṇa →

pts

wrong time, bad luck, misadventure, misfortune. There are 9 enumerated at DN.iii.263; the usual set consists of 8; thus DN.iii.287; Vv-a.193; Sdhp.4 sq. See also *khaṇa-[vedhin](/de …

alasa →

pts

…Ja.iv.30; Dhp.280 (= mahā-alaso Dhp-a.iii.410). Opp. analasa vigorous energetic SN.i.44; DN.iii.190 (dakkha +); Vin.iv.211; Cnd.141…

allīyati →

pts

…allīpīyate Mvu.iii.127.] to make stick to to bring near to (c. acc. or loc.) Ja.ii.325 (hatthiṃ mahābhittiyan alliyāpetvā); Ja.iv.392…

amacca →

pts

…(amaccā pārisajjā gaṇakamahāmattā); AN.i.142 (catunnaṃ mahārājānaṃ a. pārisajjā) See on the question of ministers in general Fick,…

amata →

pts

…Ja.iv.386; Ja.v.456 (˚mahā-nibbāna); Snp.204 Snp.225, Snp.228 (= nibbāna Kp-a.185); Thag.310 (= agada antidote); Iti.46 = Iti.62 (as…

anoma →

pts

…Buddha Snp.343, Snp.352 (= mahāpañña Snp-a.347); Thig.522 (paripuṇṇa-pañña Thag-a.296), Dhp-a.i.31. *…

anu →

pts

…of this sort of epds. (like mahānubhāva), like ānupubbikathā (fr. *pubbānupubba˚), ānubhāva etc. We find ānu also in combn.

anubhāva →

pts

…(-˚): mahānubhāva (of) great majesty, eminence power SN.i.146 sq.; SN.ii.274; SN.iv.323; Snp.p.93; Pv.ii.1#12 Pv-a.76….

anubhāvatā →

pts

majesty, power SN.i.156 (mahā˚).

= anubhāva + tā

anubyañjana FIXME double →

pts

…additional sign or mark (cf. mahāpurisa-lakkhaṇa) Vin.i.65 (abl. anuvyañjanaso “in detail”); MN.iii.126; SN.iv.168; AN.iv.279 (abl.);…

anupathe →

pts

anu A). C. explains as janghamagga-mahāmaggānaṃ antare.

anupubba →

pts

…and by, regular Vin.ii.237 (mahāsamuddo a˚-ninno etc.); DN.i.184; Snp.511; Ja.v.155 (regularly formed, of ūrū). Cases adverbially:…

anuvyañjana →

pts

…additional sign or mark (cf. mahāpurisa-lakkhaṇa) Vin.i.65 (abl. anuvyañjanaso “in detail”); MN.iii.126; SN.iv.168; AN.iv.279 (abl.);…

apadāna →

pts

…life history. In the title Mahāpadāna suttanta it refers to the 7 Buddhas. In the title Apadānaṃ, that is ʻthe stories’, it refers almost…

appa →

pts

adjective small, little, insignificant, often in the sense of “very little = (next to) nothing” (so in most compounds); thus expld. at Vv-a.334 as equivalent to a negative part. (see *[a …

appesakkha →

pts

…appaparivāra & mahāparivāra, the former, I suppose, from appe & sakkha (Sk. sākhya), the latter an imitation of it“ Thus the…

araha →

pts

…in cpd. mahāraha [Sk. mahārgha] worth much, of great value, costly, dear Ja.i.50, Ja.i.58; Ja.iii.83, etc. (see…

arañña →

pts

…SN.i.29, SN.i.181, SN.i.203 (mahā); AN.i.60 (˚vanapatthāni); AN.ii.252; AN.iii.135, AN.iii.138; Snp.39, Snp.53, Snp.119; Dhp.99, Dhp.329,…

ariṭṭhaka →

pts

…plant“?] in phrase mahā ariṭṭhako maṇi SN.i.104 “a great mass of soap stone” (cp. Rh. D. in JR. A. S. 1895 893 sq.), “a…

asecanaka →

pts

…pakatiyā ’va mahārasaṃ at Thag-a.61) = Thig.196 (= anāsittakaṃ ojavantaṃ sabhāva-madhuraṃ Thag-a.168); SN.v.321;…

asura →

pts

…we find Pahārāda (gloss Mahābhadda) at AN.iv.197.

  • -kāya the body or assembly of the asuras AN.i.143; Ja.v.186;…

asīti →

pts

…bhikkhusahassehi saddhiṃ); Vism.46 (satakoṭiyo) Dhp-a.i.14, Dhp-a.i.19 (mahātherā); Dhp-a.ii.25 (˚koṭi-vibhava). Cp….

ati →

pts

indeclinable adv. and prep of direction (forward motion), in primary meaning “on and further”, then “up to and beyond”.

I. in abstr position

adverbially (only as ttg.): in excess, extremel …

atibrūheti →

pts

…out, roar, cry Ja.v.361 (= mahāsaddaṃ nicchāreti).

ati + brūheti, bṛh2, but by C. taken incorrectly to brū; cp. Sk….

atimahant →

pts

adjective very or too great Ja.i.221; Pv-a.75.

ati + mahant

ayyaka →

pts

…Ja.i.2; Pv-a.107 (= pitāmahā)
■ f ayyakā grandmother, granny Vin.ii.169; SN.i.97; Ja.ii.349 (here used for…

aḍḍha →

pts

…[cp Mahārāṣṭrī form cauṭṭha = Sk. caturtha] three and a half Ja.i.82; Ja.iv.180; Ja.v.417, Ja.v.420;…

aḍḍhaka →

pts

adjective wealthy, rich, influential Ja.iv.495; Pv.ii.8#2 (= mahāvibhava Pv-a.107).

aṇu →

pts

adjective small, minute, atomic, subtle (opp. thūla, q.v.) DN.i.223; SN.i.136; SN.v.96 (˚bīja); Snp.299 (anuto aṇuṃ gradually); Ja.iii.12 (= appamattaka); Ja.iv.203; Dhs.230, Dhs.61 …

aṇṇava →

pts

…(often as mah˚ cp. BSk. mahārṇava, e.g. Jtm.31#75) MN.i.134; SN.i.214 SN.iv.157 (mahā udak˚); Snp.173 (fig. for saṃsāra see…

aṭṭha →

pts

…the 80 smaller signs of a Mahāpurisa (see anuvyañjana), besides the 32 main signs (see dvattiṃsa) Vv-a.213 etc….

bahu →

pts

…at Dhp-a.iv.3 by “lokiya-mahājana. -jāgara very watchful Dhp.29 (= mahante sativepulle jāgariye ṭhita Dhp-a.i.262);…

bhasati →

pts

…Ja.iv.182 (aor. bhasi; so read for T. bhusi)
pp bhasitaṃ (as n.) bark ibid. (mahā-bhasitaṃ bhasi, read for bhusita) See also…

bhava →

pts

“becoming”, (form of) rebirth, (state of) existence, a “life.” There are 3 states of existence conventionally enumerated as kāma˚ rūpa˚, arūpa˚; or sensual existence, deva-corporeal, formless exist …

bhaya →

pts

…under term mahabbhaya, mahā-bhaya), e.g. one of 17 at Mil.196, one of 16 (four times four) at AN.ii.121 sq. the same in essence, but in…

bheri →

pts

…distinguishes 2 kinds: mahā˚ & paṭaha˚ DN.i.79; AN.ii.185; Vv.81#10; Ja.vi.465; Dhp-a.i.396; Sdhp.429
issara˚; the drum of the…

bhesma →

pts

…(“bhesmā hi udadhī mahā,” so read for Vin. bhasmā with variant reading bhesmā, and for It tasmā, with variant reading BB…

bheṇḍuka →

pts

…& kuṇḍika

Bheṇḍuka2

a knob, cupola, round tower Ja.i.2 (mahā-bh˚-pamāṇa).

fr. bheṇḍu, identical with…

bhiṃsaka →

pts

Bhiṃsana & ˚ka

adjective horrible, dreadful, awe-inspiring, causing fear.

  1. bhiṃsanaka (usually combined with lomahaṃsa DN.ii.106 = AN.iv.311; DN.ii.157; Vin.iii.8; Pv-a.2 …

bhiṃsana →

pts

Bhiṃsana & ˚ka

adjective horrible, dreadful, awe-inspiring, causing fear.

  1. bhiṃsanaka (usually combined with lomahaṃsa DN.ii.106 = AN.iv.311; DN.ii.157; Vin.iii.8; Pv-a.2 …

bhiṃsā →

pts

terror, fright; mahā-bhiṃsa (adj.) inspiring great terror DN.ii.259. Cp. bhismā.

fr. bhiṃsa

bhiṅka →

pts

…(with ref. to young cats: “mahā-biḷārā nelamaṇḍalaṃ vuccati taruṇā bhinka-cchāpa-maṇḍalaṃ, T. ˚cchāca˚, vv.ll….

bhāra →

pts

…at Vb-a.141, viz. mahā-samuddaṃ manthetvā ojāya nīharaṇaṃ; Sineru-pādato vālikāya uddharaṇaṃ; pabbataṃ pīḷetvā…

bhārataka →

pts

…apprentices and other low class young men who honour the Mahā-Kaccāna).

fr. bhara

bhīmala →

pts

adjective terrifying, horrible, awful Ja.v.43 (T. bhīmūla, but read bhīmala; C. explains by bhiṃsanaka-mahāsadda).

fr. bhīma

bhūmaka →

pts

…state, as paritta˚ & mahā˚; Vb.340 te˚; in 3 planes Snp-a.4 (of the 5 Khandhas), Snp-a.510 (˚vaṭṭa);…

bhūmi →

pts

…2 meanings of bhūmi as “mahā-paṭhavī” and as “cittuppāda” (rise of thought) had in view the distinction between its literal &…

bhūmika →

pts

…state, as paritta˚ & mahā˚; Vb.340 te˚; in 3 planes Snp-a.4 (of the 5 Khandhas), Snp-a.510 (˚vaṭṭa);…

bhūta →

pts

…(the 4 dhātus SN.iii.101 (mahābhūtā); 4. all that exists, physical existence in general (vijjamānaṃ) Vin.iv.25 (bhūtaṃ) 5. what we…

bhūtika →

pts

adjective (-˚) in cpd. cātummahā˚ belongs to the whole expression, viz. composed of the 4 great elements MN.i.515.

bindu →

pts

…(referred by Snp-a to a Mahāpurisa); adj. having a full voice (see above bindu 3; Pv.iii.3#4 (T. vindu˚, BB bindu˚; Pv-a explains by…

bodhi →

pts

…world (cp. pathavī-nābhi mahā-bodhimaṇḍo Mbvs.79). It is also spoken of as Mahābodhi (e.g. Ja.iv.228; Vism.403)
■ Vism.72, Vism.299,…

brahant →

pts

adjective very great, vast, high, lofty, gigantic; nom sg. brahā Snp.410, Snp.550; Thag.31; Ja.iii.117 (= dīgha C.); Ja.iv.111 (su˚); Ja.iv.64#2; Pv.iv.3#10 (of a huge tree), acc sg. brahantaṃ AN. …

brahma →

pts

…with a body like that of Mahābrahmā, combined with -vaṇṇin of most excellent complexion, in ster. passage at…

brahmañña →

pts

…Sāriputta, Moggallāna & Mahākassapa in this rank) MN.ii.167; AN.i.143
■ abstr. der. brāhmaññā (nt.) higher or holy state, excellency…

brahmā →

pts

…with a body like that of Mahābrahmā, combined with -vaṇṇin of most excellent complexion, in ster. passage at…

brāhmaṇa →

pts

…DN.i.119 sq., DN.i.136 (mahāsālā), DN.i.150 (˚dūta), DN.i.247; DN.iii.44 sq., DN.iii.61, DN.iii.83 sq., DN.iii.94 sq. (origin of),…

buddha →

pts

…titthiyā, pakati-sāvakā, mahā-sāvaka, agga-sāvakā pacceka-buddhā, buddhā (see Vism.411) 2. The word Buddha is specially applied to the…

ca →

pts

(indef. enclitic particle)

  1. Indefinite (after demonstr. pron. in the sense of kiṃ = what about? or how is it? cp. kiṃ) = ever, whoever what-ever, etc. [Sk. kaśca, Gr. ὁς τε, Lat: quisque Goth. h …

cakka →

pts

…characteristic mark of a Mahāpurisa DN.ii.17 DN.iii.143; DN.iii.149
■ Ja.ii.331; Mil.51. 4. an array of troops (under tayo vyūhā:…

cattārīsa →

pts

-danta having 40 teeth (one of the characteristics of a Mahāpurisa) DN.ii.18; DN.iii.144, DN.iii.172.

Sk. catvāriṃśat

catur →

pts

-mahāpatha a crossing on a high-road Vism.235. -mahābhūtika consisting of the four great elements Dhs-a.403;…

cha →

pts

…of the Himavant (satta-mahā-sarā), lit. lake of the elephant with 6 tusks. cp. cha-visāṇa Vism.416. -dvārika

chambhita →

pts

Only in der. chambhitatta (nt.) the state of being stiff, paralysis, stupefaction consternation, always combined with other expressions of fear, viz. uttāsa SN.v.386; bhaya Ja.i.345 (where spelled cha …

chaḷ →

pts

…of the Himavant (satta-mahā-sarā), lit. lake of the elephant with 6 tusks. cp. cha-visāṇa Vism.416. -dvārika

cita →

pts

…shoulder-hole is heaped up, one who has the shoulders well filled out (Ep. of a Mahāpurisa) DN.ii.18; DN.iii.144, DN.iii.164. Citaka &…

citta →

pts

Citta1 & Citra

adjective variegated, manifold, beautiful; tasty, sweet, spiced (of cakes), Ja.iv.30 (geṇḍuka); Dhp.171 (rājaratha); Vv.47#9; Pv.ii.11#2 (aneka˚); Pv.iv.3#13 (pūvā = madhurā …

cora →

pts

…Pv-a.54, Pv-a.274- mahā˚; a great robber Vin.iii.89; DN.iii.203; AN.i.153 AN.iii.128; AN.iv.339; Mil.185
■ Often used in similes:…

culla →

pts

…exposition (following upon Mahā-niddesa); culla-sīla the siṃple precepts of ethics (opp. mahā˚ the detailed sīla) DN.i.5, etc. Otherwise…

cullāsīti →

pts

eighty-four Ja.vi.226 (mahākappe as duration of Saṃsāra); Pv-a.254 (id.). Also as cūḷāsīti q.v.

= caturāsīti

cātur →

pts

…Avs.ii.111, n. 2;

  • -(m)mahābhūtika consisting of the 4 great elements (of kāya) DN.i.34, DN.i.55, DN.i.186, DN.i.195; SN.ii.94 sq.;…

cūḷa →

pts

…exposition (following upon Mahā-niddesa); culla-sīla the siṃple precepts of ethics (opp. mahā˚ the detailed sīla) DN.i.5, etc. Otherwise…

cūḷanikā →

pts

…worlds“ (distinguished from the dvi-sahassī majjhimakā & the ti-sahassī mahāsahassi lokadhātu) AN.i.227; Cnd.235, Cnd.2#b.

Der. fr….

dahara →

pts

adjective small, little delicate, young; a young boy, youth, lad DN.i.80, DN.i.115; SN.i.131; SN.ii.279 (daharo ce pi paññavā); MN.i.82; MN.ii.19 MN.ii.66; AN.v.300; Snp.216, Snp.420 (yuvā +), Snp.57 …

dahati →

pts

Dahati1

(dahate) to put, place; take for (acc or abl.), assume, claim, consider DN.i.92 (okkākaṃ pitāmahaṃ = ṭhapeti DN-a.i.258); SN.iii.113 (mittato daheyya) AN.iv.239 (cittaṃ d. fix the …

dakkhiṇa →

pts

…DN.ii.18 (of the hairs of a Mahāpurisa, the 14th of his characteristics or auspicious signs; cp. BSk. dakṣiṇāvarta a precious…

deva →

pts

…SN.iii.250 sq. cattāro mahārājikā SN.v.409, SN.v.423; Jat SN.i.48; Pv.iv.11#1 Pv-a.17, Pv-a.272; naradevā tidasā SN.i.5; bhummā…

devatā →

pts

…of the devaloka proper) Mahārājā, Canda, Suriya, Inda, Brahmā) to which are added the 2 aspects of the sky-god as devadevatā &…

dhamma →

pts

…AN.iii.285 etc. It is mahā -dh. SN.iv.128; ariya˚; SN.i.30; AN.v.241, AN.v.274; Snp.783; sammā˚; SN.i.129. It is…

dhana →

pts

aḍḍha mahaddhana mahābhoga to indicate immense wealth (see aḍḍha) Pv-a.3, Pv-a.214 etc (see also below…

dhātu →

pts

…otherwise termed cattāro mahābhūtā(ni): DN.i.215; DN.ii.294; DN.iii.228; SN.i.15; SN.ii.169 sq. SN.ii.224; SN.iv.175, SN.iv.195; AN.ii.165;…

dinna →

pts

…giving alms. Pv.iv.3#26 (= mahādāna Pv-a.253) & in phrase adinn’ādāna taking what is not given, i.e. stealing, adj adinnâdāyin stealing,…

donī →

pts

…Ja.iv.163 (= gambhīrā mahānāvā p. Ja.iv.164); Pv-a.189. 3. a hollow dug in the ground Mil.397. 4. the body of a lute, the sounding-board…

doṇa →

pts

…(mahāmatta) (a higher official) supervising the measuring of the doṇa-revenue (of rice) Ja.ii.367, Ja.ii.378,…

dukkha →

pts

…d˚ṃ Pv-a.60); Pv-a.67; mahādukkhaṃ anubhavati Pv-a.43, Pv-a.68, Pv-a.107 etc. atidukkhaṃ Pv-a.65; dukkhato pete mocetvā Pv-a.8 …

dvi →

pts

…on 4 × 8, but as No. of the Mahāpurisa-lakkhaṇāni it denotes 30 + 2 the great circle plus the decisive (invisible) pair; - 62 views of…

dvāra →

pts

…get out Vin.ii.220
mahā˚; the main or city gate Ja.i.63; culla˚ Ja.ii.114; catu˚; (adj.) having 4 doors (of niraya) Pv.i.10#13;…

dāna →

pts

…equivalent of the brahmanic mahāyajña the chief sacrifice. On 16 Mahādānas see Wilson Hindu Caste 413; on 4 Beal Chinese Texts 88
■…

dāvika →

pts

…(variant reading piṇḍa-dāyika) DN.i.51 = Mil.331 (DN-a.i.156: sāhasikamahāyodhā etc., with popular expl. of the terms piṇḍa &…

dāṭhikā →

pts

…Ja.v.42 (tamba˚), Ja.v.217 (mahā˚ having great whiskers); DN-a.i.263 (parūḷha-massu˚ with beard whiskers grown long).

Sk. *dāḍhikā =…

dīgha →

pts

…(the 4th of the marks of a Mahāpurisa) DN.ii.17; DN.iii.143, DN.iii.150;

  • -antara corridor Ja.vi.349. *…

dīpa →

pts

…neuter an island continent (mahā˚, always as 4); terra firma, solid foundation, resting-place, shelter, refuge (in this sense freq. combined w….

gahapati →

pts

…SN.iii.112; Pv-a.22

  • -mahāsāla a householder of private means (cp. above 1a) usually in combination with khattiya˚,…

gandhabba →

pts

…who inhabit the Cātummahārājika realm DN.ii.212; AN.ii.39 (as birds); AN.iv.200 (with asurā & nāgā), AN.iv.204, AN.iv.207; cp….

gati →

pts

…Freq of the two careers of a Mahāpurisa (viz. either a Cakkavatti or a Buddha) DN.ii.16 = Snp.p.106; Snp.1001, or of a gihī arahattaṃ patto…

gatta →

pts

…Snp.1001 (honti gattesu mahāpurisalakkhaṇā), Snp.1017, Snp.1019; Pv.iii.9#1 (= sarīrâvayavā Pv-a.211); Mil.357 (arupakkāni).

Vedic…

gaḷagaḷāyati →

pts

…ravati galag˚) Kp-a.163 (mahāmegha)
■ Gangā galagalantī the roaring Gangā Mil.122 (cp. halāhalasadda ibid.).

= gaggarāyati, see note…

gaṇaka →

pts

…with amaccā as gaṇaka-mahāmatta = a ministerial treasurer) DN.iii.64, and in same context DN.iii.148 DN.iii.153, DN.iii.169, DN.iii.171,…

gaṇin →

pts

…Snp.955, Snp.957; Dpvs.iv.8 (mahāgaṇī), Dpvs.iv.14 (therā gaṇī); gaṇī-bhūtā (pl.) in crowds, combined with sanghā sanghī DN.i.112,…

ghasa →

pts

adjective noun eating, an eater; in mahagghasa a big eater AN.v.149 (of the crow); Dhp.325; Mil.288.

gini →

pts

…etc.

Vedic agni; this the aphetic form, arisen in a combination like mahāgni = mahā-gini, as against the usual assimilation aggi

giri →

pts

…yeva vā ummagga-sadisaṃ mahā-vivaraṃ;

  • -bbaja (nt.) [Etym. uncertain, according to Morris J.P.T.S. 1884, 79 to vaja “a pen,” cp…

goṇaka →

pts

…(DN-a.i.86: dīghalomako mahākojavo; caturangulādhikāni kira tassa lomāni) DN.i.7≈; SN.iii.144; Ja.v.506; Pv.ii.12#8 Thig.378 (+…

guṇavant →

pts

adjective possessed of good qualities, virtuous Pv.ii.9#71 (= jhān’ ādiguṇa-yutta); Pv-a.62 (mahā˚).

to guṇa1

gāhāpeti →

pts

…With double acc. mahājanaṃ kathaṃ g˚ made people believe your words Ja.ii.416; cetake kasā g. made the servants seize their whips…

hanu →

pts

the jaw DN.i.11; Ja.i.28 (mahā˚), Ja.i.498; Snp-a.30 (˚sañcalana) Vb-a.145 (˚sañcopana). --saṃhanana jaw-binding, incantations to…

haṃsa →

pts

Haṃsa1

bristling: see lomahaṃsa Snp.270 etc.

fr. haṃsati

Haṃsa2

  1. a water-bird, swan SN.i.148; Snp.221, Snp.350, Snp.1134; Dhp.91, Dhp.175; Dhp-a.ii.170; Ja.ii.176 sq.; Snp …

haṃsana →

pts

adjective noun bristling, see lomahaṃsa Snp.270 etc.

fr. hṛṣ

haṭṭha →

pts

  1. bristling, standing on end MN.i.83; Dāvs v.64; lomahaṭṭhajāta (cp. ˚loma) with bristling hairs, excited DN.ii.240; Snp.p.14.
  2. joyful, happy Vin.i.15; Snp.1017; Ja.i.31, Ja.i.335; Ja.ii.32; ofte …

ijjhati →

pts

to have a good result, turn out a blessing. succeed prosper, be successful SN.i.175 (“work effectively trsl.; = samijjhati mahapphalaṃ hoti C.); SN.iv.303; Snp.461 Snp.485; Ja.v.393; Pv.ii.1#11; Pv.ii …

indanīla →

pts

sapphire Ja.i.80; Mil.118; Vv-a.111 (+ mahānīla).

inda + nīla “Indra’s blue”

jana →

pts

…as mahājana the people, the crowd SN.i.115; Ja.i.167, Ja.i.294; Pv-a.6; lokamahājana = loka Dhp-a.iii.175; or as…

janapada →

pts

…comprised in the soḷasa mahā-janapadā (Mil.350) enumerated at AN.i.213 = AN.iv.252 sq. = Cnd.247 (on Snp.1102) as follows: Angā, Magadhā…

jannu →

pts

the knee Dhp-a.i.394. -ka DN.ii.17≈(in marks of a Mahāpurisa, variant reading ṇṇ); Ja.iv.165; Dhp-a.i.48.

cp. jaṇṇu(ka) & jānu

jina →

pts

conquering, victorious, often of the Buddha, “Victor”: jitā me pāpakā dhammā tasmâhaṃ Upaka jino ti Vin.i.8 = MN.i.171; Vin.v.217; Snp.379, Snp.697, Snp.989, Snp.996. magga˚ conqueror of the Path Snp. …

jivhā →

pts

… ■ Of the tongue of the mahāpurusha which could touch his ears & cover his forehead: Snp.1022; Snp.p.108; & pahūta-jivhatā the…

jiṇṇa →

pts

  1. decayed, broken up, frail, decrepit, old: vuḍḍha mahallaka andhagata vayo-anupatta Cnd.261; jarājiṇṇatāya jiṇṇa DN-a.i.283
    ■ Vin.ii.189; DN.i.114; MN.ii.48 sq., MN.ii.66; AN.ii.249; AN.iv.17 …

jutika →

pts

adjective (-˚) having light, in mahā˚; of great splendour DN.ii.272; AN.i.206; AN.iv.248.

jāla →

pts

…(one of the 32 marks of a Mahāpurisa prob. with reference to long nails DN.ii.17 (see Dial. ii.14, note 3), cp. jālitambanakhehi Vv.81#16…

jāni →

pts

…reading jāti), Ja.i.212 (mahājānikara a great robber); Ja.iv.72 (dhana,˚ variant reading hāni); Dhp.138 (= Dhp-a.iii.70 dhanassa jāni,…

jāti →

pts

…brahmin: yāva sattamā pitāmahāyugā akkhitto anupakkuṭṭho jātivādena “of unblemished parentage back to the 7th generation” DN.i.120,…

kacchu →

pts

…to the skin Dhp-a.iii.297 (mahā-phalāni). 2. itch, scab, a cutaneous disease, usually in phrase kacchuyā khajjati “to be eaten by itch (cp….

kakkaṭa →

pts

large deer (?) Ja.vi.538 (explained as mahāmiga).

kalaha →

pts

…accord, agreement SN.i.224; mahā˚ a serious quarrel, a row Ja.iv.88.

-ābhirata delighting in quarrels, quarrelsome Snp.276 Thag.958….

kali →

pts

  1. the unlucky die (see akkha); “the dice were seeds of a tree called the vibhītaka… An extra seed was called the kali” (Dial. ii.368 n. DN.ii.349; Ja.i.380; Dhp.252 (= Dhp-a.iii …

kamma →

pts

the doing, deed, work orig. meaning (see karoti) either building (cp. Lit kùrti, Opr. kūra to build) or weaving, plaiting (still in mālākamma and latā˚ “the intertwining of garland …

kanikāra →

pts

…at Ja.v.422 is kaṇi˚ = mahāpupphā kaṇṇi˚ = khuddakapupphā)

  1. (m.) the tree Pterospermum acerifolium Ja.i.40; Ja.v.295; Ja.vi.269…

kappa →

pts

…antara˚*; each mahā consists of 4 asankheyya-kappas, viz. saṃvaṭṭa˚ saṃvaṭṭaṭṭhāyi˚ vivaṭṭa˚…

kappin →

pts

…ii.1b) having a kappa (as duration), lasting a Cycle Pp.13; in Mahā˚ enduring a Mahākappa DN-a.i.164 = Pv-a.254.

fr. kappa

karavīka →

pts

…melodious voice, one of the mahāpurisa-lakkhaṇas DN.ii.20 = DN.iii.144 = DN.iii.173 = MN.ii.137, etc.; cp. Dial. ii.17 n and BSk….

karoti →

pts

v. irreg. Of the endless variety of forms given by grammarians only the foll. are bona fide and borne out by passages from our texts (when bracketed found in gram. works only).

I. Act

  1. I …

karuṇā →

pts

…of Death Sdhp.287; mahā˚; great compassion Pts.i.126, Pts.i.133; -samāpatti a ʻgest,’ feat of great compassion: in which Buddha…

kasāva →

pts

…faulty Dhp-a.i.82;

  • -mahā˚; wicked Ja.iv.387. In compounds both forms, viz. (kasāya)-yoga an astringent remedy Ja.v.198 (kasāva˚…

kasāya →

pts

…faulty Dhp-a.i.82;

  • -mahā˚; wicked Ja.iv.387. In compounds both forms, viz. (kasāya)-yoga an astringent remedy Ja.v.198 (kasāva˚…

kathika →

pts

tiracchāna˚; AN.iv.153 dhamma˚; Ja.i.148; Ja.iii.342; Ja.iv.2 (˚thera); Ja.vi.255 (mahā˚) as noun a preacher, speaker,…

kañcana →

pts

…the 32 signs of a great man (mahāpurisa-lakkhaṇa) DN.ii.17; DN.iii.143, DN.iii.159; MN.ii.136; Mil.75; attr of a devatā Vv.30#2, Vv.32#2 ;…

kaṅkhati →

pts

…vicikicchati dvīsu mahāpurisa-lakkhaṇesu* DN.i.106 is in doubt and perplexity about (Bgh’s gloss, patthanaṃ uppādati

kaṇḍa →

pts

…(ekena k-paharena dve mahākāyā padālitā “two birds killed with one stone”), Mil.73.

kaṇṇa →

pts

…7 Great Lakes (satta-mahāsarā) in the Himavant, enumerated at Ja.v.415; Vism.416; DN-a.i.164.

kaṇṭha →

pts

  1. throat AN.iv.131; Ja.v.448; Mil.152 (kaṇṭho ākurati, is hoarse); Pv-a.280 (akkharāni mahatā kaṇṭhena uccaritāni). The throat of Petas is narrow and parched with thirst: Pv-a.99 (k-oṭṭha-tālūnaṃ …

kaṭacchu →

pts

…distribution of food at the Mahādāna Pv-a.135.

kaṭhina →

pts

…of k., the 7th of the Mahāvagga of the Vinaya Vin.ii.253 Vin.ii.267.

  • -cīvara a k. robe made of k cloth Bv.ix.7. *…

khandha →

pts

…of each kh.? cattāro mahābhūtā… paccayo rūpa-khandhassa paññāpanāya; phasso… vedana˚, saññā˚, sankhārā˚, etc….

khattar →

pts

…vyākaraṇa-samattho mahāmatto: “kh˚ is called the King’s minister who is able to answer all his questions”) Buddhaghosa evidently…

khattiya →

pts

…MN.i.72 = DN.iii.260;

  • -mahāsāla “the wealthy khattiya” (see above ii.1) DN.iii.258, etc.; *…

khetta →

pts

  1. (lit.) a field, a plot of land, arable land, a site, DN.i.231; SN.i.134 (bījaṃ khette virūhati; in simile); three kinds of fields at SN.iv.315, viz. agga˚ majjhima˚, hīna˚ (in simile); AN.i.229 = A …

khitta →

pts

…yāva sattamā pitāmahāyugā akkhitto DN.i.113 = Snp.p.115, etc. Cp. vi˚.

  • -citta one whose mind is thrown over,…

kicca →

pts

  1. (adj.) that which ought to be done, that which is to be performed; nt something to do Dhp-a.i.15. defined as kātabban ti kiccaṃ kiñcid eva karaṇīyan ti Kp-a.218; kattabaṃ karaṇīyaṃ Dhp-a.iii.452 …

kila →

pts

Kira & Kila

adverb

  1. emphatic: really, truly, surely. (Gr. δή)
  2. presumptive (with pres. or fut.) I should think one would expect.
  3. narrative (with aor.): now, then, you know (Gr. δδε, Lat. at, …

kira →

pts

Kira & Kila

adverb

  1. emphatic: really, truly, surely. (Gr. δή)
  2. presumptive (with pres. or fut.) I should think one would expect.
  3. narrative (with aor.): now, then, you know (Gr. δδε, Lat. at, …

kittāvatā →

pts

…in what respect? K˚ nu kho mahāpurisa hoti “in what respect is a man a great man?” Cnd.502 B; k˚ nu kho paññavā ti vuccati? MN.i.292….

kojava →

pts

…of goṇaka (q.v.) as dīgha-lomaka mahākojava DN-a.i.86; Pv-a.157.

kolāhala →

pts

…One may compare the 3 (mahā-)halāhalāni given at Ja.i.48 as kappa-halāhala, buddha˚ and cakkavatti˚, eka-kolāhalaṃ one uproar…

kosa →

pts

…myth of the superman (mahā-purisa) DN.iii.143, DN.iii.161. Applied as to this item to the Buddha DN.i.106 (in the Cy

kummāsa →

pts

…In formula of kāya (cātummahābhūtika etc., see kāya) DN.i.76 = MN.ii.17 and ≈; in enum. of material food…

kuṇḍala →

pts

… ■ kuṇḍalavatta turning, twisting round DN.ii.18 (of the hair of a Mahāpurisa).

cp. kuṇḍa, orig. bending, i.e. winding

kāruṇika →

pts

…Bdhd 49; often with mahā˚: of great mercy Sdhp.330, Sdhp.557; so of the Buddha: mahākāruṇika nātha “the Saviour of great mercy”…

kāya →

pts

…Snp.548 Thag.818; cp. mahā-k˚ (of Brahmins) Snp.298. The body of a Buddha is said to be endowed with the 32 signs of a great man:…

kīva →

pts

Kīvant & Kīva

(interr. adj. and adv.) how great? how much? how many? and in later language how? (cp rel. yāva). As indef.: Kīvanto tattha bheravā “however great the terrors” Snp.959
■ Kīva kaṭuka h …

kīvant →

pts

Kīvant & Kīva

(interr. adj. and adv.) how great? how much? how many? and in later language how? (cp rel. yāva). As indef.: Kīvanto tattha bheravā “however great the terrors” Snp.959
■ Kīva kaṭuka h …

lakkhaṇa →

pts

… 2. the (32 marks of a mahā-purisa or a great being, either destined to be a rājā cakkavatti, or a sammā-sambuddha. These are given…

latā →

pts

…(˚pasādhana: see under mahā˚) Mil.253, Mil.351; Vv-a.12 (kappa˚); Pv-a.51, Pv-a.121; Vism.183 (where the foll. kinds are given: lābu,…

lañcana →

pts

…mentioned in the Mahāvaṃsa (33, 22, where Geiger reads “pupphādhānāni tīṇi, with translation “3 stone terraces for…

laṅghi →

pts

…in phrase; laṅghī-pitāmahā at Ja.ii.363 = Ja.iii.226: “whose grandfather was a deer, or a jumper” (?); used in disparagingly addressing…

laṅghī →

pts

…in phrase; laṅghī-pitāmahā at Ja.ii.363 = Ja.iii.226: “whose grandfather was a deer, or a jumper” (?); used in disparagingly addressing…

leṇa →

pts

…Mhvs.31 sq. (n); Mil.200 (mahā˚). 2. refuge, shelter, (fig.) salvation (sometimes in sense of nibbāna). In this meaning…

loka →

pts

…majjhimikā; tisahassī; mahāsahassī); Ja.i.63, Ja.i.212; Mil.237; Vb-a.430 Vb-a.436. See also cūḷanikā. -nātha

lokika →

pts

…(samādhi); Dhp-a.iv.3 (˚mahājana Pv-a.131 (˚parikkhaka), Pv-a.207 (sukha), Pv-a.220 (˚sabhāva) See also below 3.

  1. (special meaning)…

lokiya →

pts

…(samādhi); Dhp-a.iv.3 (˚mahājana Pv-a.131 (˚parikkhaka), Pv-a.207 (sukha), Pv-a.220 (˚sabhāva) See also below 3.

  1. (special meaning)…

loma →

pts

…in characteristics of a Mahāpurisa); SN.ii.257 (asi˚, usu˚, satti˚ etc.) AN.ii.114; Vin.iii.106 (usu˚ etc.); Snp.385; Ja.i.273 (khaggo…

lomasa →

pts

adjective hairy, covered with hair, downy, soft MN.i.305; Pv.i.9#2. At Ja.iv.296 lomasā is explained as pakkhino, i.e. birds; reading however doubtful (vv.ll. lomahaṃsa & lomassā).

cp. Vedic romaśa

mahallaka →

pts

adjective noun old, venerable, of great age an old man DN.i.90 (opp. taruṇa), DN.i.94, DN.i.114, DN.i.247; Snp.313, Snp.603; Cnd.261 (vuḍḍha m. andhagata etc. Ja.iv.482 (opp. dahara young); Vv.46#1 (= …

mahant →

pts

…see Cnd.502.

Note on mahā & cpds

  1. In certain compounds the combn with mahā (mah˚) has become so…

mahantatā →

pts

greatness Dhp-a.ii.62. At MN.iii.24 the spelling is mahattatā (tt misread for nt?) at MN.i.184 however mahantatta (nt.).

fr. mahant˚

mahanīya →

pts

adjective praiseworthy Vv-a.97.

grd. of mahati

mahati →

pts

…at Vv-a.203). Caus. mahāyati in same sense: ger mahāyitvāna (poetical) Ja.iv.236
pass mahīyati Vv.62#1 (= pūjīyati Vv-a.258);…

mahatta →

pts

greatness Ja.v.331 (= seṭṭhatta C.); Vism.132, Vism.232 sq.; Vb-a.278 (Satthu˚, jāti˚, sabrahmacārī˚); DN-a.i.35; Vv-a.191.

fr. mahat˚ cp. Sk. mahattva

mahisa →

pts

…the ground, that is why he is a buffalo) Dhs-a.62.

cp. Vedic mahiṣa, an enlarged form of mahā; the P. etym. evidently to be connected with…

mahita →

pts

honoured, revered MN.ii.110; Mil.278; Sdhp.276.

pp. of mahati or mahīyati

mahiṃsa →

pts

…the ground, that is why he is a buffalo) Dhs-a.62.

cp. Vedic mahiṣa, an enlarged form of mahā; the P. etym. evidently to be connected with…

mahī →

pts

the earth (lit. Great One) Mhvs.5, Mhvs.266; Sdhp.424, Sdhp.472; loc mahiyā Mil.128; mahiyaṃ Dhs-a.62
Note. As mahī is only found in very late P. literature, it must have been re-introduce …

mahīsa →

pts

…the ground, that is why he is a buffalo) Dhs-a.62.

cp. Vedic mahiṣa, an enlarged form of mahā; the P. etym. evidently to be connected with…

majjhima →

pts

…m mahā Vism.100; lāmaka m. paṇīta (i.e. lokuttara…

manta →

pts

…ref. to the 32 signs of a Mahāpurisa), Snp.1018; Dhp.241 (holy studies); Ja.ii.100; Ja.iii.28 (maybe to be classed under 2), Ja.iii.537
■…

megha →

pts

…this capacity often called mahā-megha, e.g. Snp.30; Dhp-a.i.165; Kp-a.21; Pv-a.132
■ On megha in similes see J.P.T.S. 1907 124,…

milakkha →

pts

…DN-a.i.176; Snp-a.236 (˚mahātissa-thera Np.), Snp-a.397 (˚bhāsā foreign dialect) The word occurs also in form…

mokkha →

pts

…the customary tradition reads pāmokkha (see under mahā & cp. Cnd.502A).

fr. mukha 6; Vṛddhi form = *maukhya

mucala →

pts

occurs as simplex only in Np. Mahā- mucala -mālaka Mhvs.15, Mhvs.36. It refers to the tree mucalinda,…

mukha →

pts

…of the Buddha or Mahāpurisa) Ja.ii.7; DN-a.i.287 (uttāna˚ clear mouthed, i.e. easy to understand, cp. DN.i.116); Pv-a.11, Pv-a.12…

munana →

pts

…by Dhpāla at Vv-a.114 (mahā-isibhūtaṃ… mahanten’ eva ñāṇena munanato paricchindanato mahā muniṃ), & Vv-a.231 (anavasesassa…

mālaka →

pts

…were carried out. In the Mahāvihāra (Tiss’ ārāma) at Anurādhapura there were 32 mālakas; Dpvs.xiv.78; Mhvs.15, Mhvs.192. The sacred…

mālin →

pts

…Mhvs.30 (vividhadhaja˚ mahābodhi). 2. (perhaps to māla) bearing a stain of, muddy, in pheṇa˚; with a surface (or is it garland) of scum…

mātar →

pts

mother
Cases: nom. sg mātā Snp.296; Dhp.43; Ja.iv.463; Ja.v.83; Ja.vi.117; Cnd.504 (def. as janikā); gen. mātu Thag.473; Vin.i.17; Ja.i.52 mātuyā Ja.i.53; Mhvs.10, Mhvs.80; Pv-a.31; and * …

māḷaka →

pts

…were carried out. In the Mahāvihāra (Tiss’ ārāma) at Anurādhapura there were 32 mālakas; Dpvs.xiv.78; Mhvs.15, Mhvs.192. The sacred…

nadī →

pts

…AN.i.33, AN.i.136, AN.i.243 (mahā˚); AN.ii.55, AN.ii.140 (mahā˚); AN.iii.52, AN.iv.101 (m˚), AN.ii.137; Snp.425, Snp.433, Snp.568, Snp.720;…

natta →

pts

night, acc. nattaṃ by night, in nattam-ahaṃ by day & by night Snp.1070 (variant reading BB and Cnd rattamahaṃ).

Sk. nakta, see nakkhatta

nela →

pts

…with ref. to big cats (mahā-biḷārā nelamaṇḍalaṃ vuccati), whereas young ones are called “elephants, cubs” (something like…

neḷa →

pts

…with ref. to big cats (mahā-biḷārā nelamaṇḍalaṃ vuccati), whereas young ones are called “elephants, cubs” (something like…

nibbuta →

pts

…(aggikkhandha), Mil.346 (mahāmeghena n˚ṃ pathaviṃ); Thag-a.154 (anupādānā dīp’ accī); Kp-a.194 (padīpo n.) 2. (fig.) combined…

nibbāna →

pts

…(rebirth) nibbāpehi mahārāgaṃ mā ḍayhittho punappunaṃ SN.i.188 vibhavañ ca bhavañ ca vippahāya vusitavā khīṇapunabbhavo

nibbāpeti →

pts

…put out, quench SN.i.188 (mahārāgaṃ); Iti.93 (rāg-aggiṃ; & nibbāpetvā aggiṃ nipakā parinibbanti); cp. aggiṃ nijjāleti Ja.vi.495;…

niddesa →

pts

…interpreted in the Mahā-Niddesa; Pārāyana-vagga and, as a sort of appendix, the Khaggavisāṇa-sutta, interpreted in the…

nikkhamati →

pts

…Ja.i.51 (agārā), Ja.i.61 (mahābhinikkhamanaṃ “the great renunciation”), Pv-a.19 (id.)

pp nikkhanta; caus. nikkhameti (q.v.).

Sk….

ninna →

pts

adjective noun

  1. (adj.) bent down (cp ninnata), low-lying, deep, low, sunken Ja.ii.3 (magga) Pv-a.29 (bhūmibhāga), Pv-a.132 (ṭhāṇa); esp. freq. as-˚ bent on, inclining to, leading to, aiming at, …

niraya →

pts

…most fearful is the; Avīcimahāniraya (see Avīci). Names of other purgatories occur frequently in the Jātaka collection, e.g. Kākola…

nāda →

pts

loud sound, roaring, roar Ja.i.19 (sīha˚), Ja.i.50 (koñca˚), Ja.i.150 (mahā˚). Cp. pa˚.

Sk. nāda, see nadati

nāga →

pts

…Vv-a.37); Pv.i.11#3. mahā˚ AN.iv.107, AN.iv.110 2. fig. hero or saint: SN.ii.277; SN.iii.83; MN.i.151, MN.i.386; Dhp.320; Snp.29,…

nīla →

pts

…Vism.173; Thag-a.42 (mahā˚ great blue lotus); Dhs.617; Pv.ii.2#5; Pv-a.32, Pv-a.46, Pv-a.158; Sdhp.246 Sdhp.270, Sdhp.360.

*…

ogha →

pts

  1. (rare in the old texts) a flood of water Vv-a.48 (udak’ ogha); usually as mahogha a great flood Dhp.47; Vism.512; Vv-a.110; Dhp-a.ii.274 = Thag-a.175.
  2. (always in sg.) th …

opatita →

pts

falling (down) Pv-a.29 (udaka; variant reading ovuḷhita, opalahita; context rcads at Pv-a.29 mahāsobbhehi opatitena udakena, but id. p. at Kp-a.213 reads mahāsobbha-sannipātehi).

pp. of opatati

otarati →

pts

…Pv-a.47 (nāvāya mahāsamuddaṃ), Pv-a.75
inf otarituṃ Pp.65, Pp.75 (sangamaṃ)
ger otaritvā Pv-a.94…

pabbata →

pts

…Snp.417; Snp-a.382 sq.; Mahāneru Ja.iv.462; Mahindhara Vv.32#10 (cp. Vv-a.136) Meru Ja.i.25; Ja.iv.498; Yugandhara Pv-a.137; Rajata Ja.i.50;…

paccaggha →

pts

adjective recent, new, beautiful, quite costly Vin.i.4; Ja.i.80; Ja.ii.435; Pv.ii.3#16 (= abhinava mahaggha vā Pv-a.87); Pv.iii.10#5 (= abhinava Pv-a.214); Dāvs v.25; Pv-a.44.

paṭi + aggha, cp. S …

paccatta →

pts

…attanā anubhūyamānā mahādukkhavedanā Pv-a.214) Dhs.1044 (ajjhatta + ; trsld “self referable”); Mil.96 (˚purisa-kāra);…

pada →

pts

…(variant reading patha; C. mahāmagga); mantapada = manta DN.i.104 (cp. DN-a.i.273). See also janapada, saggapada- 2. in applied meaning…

padesa →

pts

…AN.ii.167 (cattāro mahā˚); Dhp.127 (jagati˚), Dhp.303; Ja.ii.3, Ja.ii.158 (himavanta˚); Ja.iii.25 (id.), Ja.iii.191…

padhāna →

pts

…DN-a.i.104; Dhp-a.i.85 (mahā-padhānaṃ padahitvā); Thag-a.174; Pv-a.134 Padhāna is fourfold, viz. saṃvara˚, pahāna˚, bhāvana˚…

padāletar →

pts

one who pierces or destroys, a destroyer, breaker, in phrase mahato kāyassa padāletā the destroyer of a great body (or bulk) AN.i.284 sq. (in sequence dūre-pātin, akkhaṇavedhin, m. k. p.); AN.ii.17 …

palipa →

pts

…Thag.291 (= panka Thag-a.224); Ja.iii.241 (read palipo cp. C. = mahākaddamo ibid.) = Ja.iv.480.

pa + lip

papada →

pts

…(gloss for papaṭa; explained at Snp-a.479 by “mahāniraya”).

pa + pada

papitāmaha →

pts

paternal great-grandfather Dāvs iii.29.

pa + pitāmaha

paribrūhati →

pts

…by C. as “atibrūhesi mahāsaddaṃ nicchāresi,” thus taking it to brū to speak which is evidently a confusion)
pp *paribbūḷha…

pariccāga →

pts

…expenditure of a thousand coins) 3. giving (to the poor), liberality Dhs-a.157 Snp-a.295 (mahā˚, corresponding to mahādāna) Pv-a.7f.

parimajjaka →

pts

adjective touching, reaching (up to) Mil.343 (candasuriya˚, cp. Mvu II, candramasūrya-parimārjako maharddhiko etc.).

fr. pari + marj

parinibbāna →

pts

…DN.ii.72 sq. (the famous Mahā-parinibbāna-suttanta or “Book of the Great Decease”); MN.iii.127, MN.iii.128; AN.ii.79 (˚samaye),…

parisā →

pts

…gahapati˚ samaṇa˚, Cātummahārājika˚, Tāvatiṃsa˚, Māra˚, Brahma˚ or the assemblies of nobles, brahmins, householders wanderers, of the…

paritta →

pts

…catukka Cnd.415 (opp. mahā); appaka Pv-a.48, Pv-a.60; appama taka Pv-a.262; ittara Pv-a.60; oma Snp-a.347; oraka Snp-a.489; lāmaka…

parivuta →

pts

…Ja.iii.371 (mahā-jana˚); Ja.vi.75; Vv.16#5 (= samantato p. Vv-a.81); Pv-a.3 (dhutta-jana˚), Pv-a.62 (parijana˚), Pv-a.140…

parivāra →

pts

…(deva˚ & asura˚); Ja.i.92 (mahā-bhikkhusangha˚); Pp.52 (pheggu sāra˚; with expln Pp-a 229 rukkho sayaṃ-pheggu hoti,…

patha →

pts

…etaṃ nāmaṃ C.); catummahā˚ AN.iii.28, AN.iii.42, AN.iii.394; dve˚ Vv.53#17; nakkhatta˚ Dhp.208; yañña˚ (= yañña) Cnd.524 yogga˚…

patti →

pts

…pattī senā padissate mahā); Vism.19. Cp. pattika1.

  • -kāya a body of foot soldiers, infantry SN.i.72 (cp…

pavāraṇā →

pts

…are distinguished, viz. mahā˚; the great P. and -saṅgaha, an abridged P. (see DN-a.i.241; Ja.i.29, Ja.i.82, Ja.i.193 (mahā˚);…

pañca →

pts

…Dhs-a.55; mahā -pariccāgā Dhp-a.iii.441 mahā -vilokanāni Dhp-a.i.84; vatthūni Vin.ii.196 sq. vāhanāni (of…

pañña →

pts

…manda˚ Vb-a.239; mahā SN.i.63, SN.i.121; SN.ii.155; AN.i.23, AN.i.25; AN.ii.178 sq.; Cnd.235; Snp-a.347; sap˚ SN.i.13, SN.i.22,…

paññatā →

pts

…AN.v.159 (id.); mahā˚, puthu˚ vipula˚ AN.i.45. See also paññatta2.

secondary abstract formation fr. paññā, in…

paṇhin →

pts

adjective having heels DN.ii.17 (āyata˚ having projecting heels, the 3rd of the 32 characteristics of a Mahāpurisa).

fr. paṇhi

paṭaha →

pts

kettle-drum, war drum, one of the 2 kinds of drums (bheri) mentioned at Dhs-a.319, viz. mahā-bheri & p
■ bheri; Ja.i.355; Dpvs.16, Dpvs.14; Pv-a.4.

cp. Epic Sk. paṭaha, dial.

paṭhavī →

pts

…Pv-a.75, Pv-a.174
■ mahā˚ MN.i.127; SN.ii.179, SN.ii.263; SN.iii.150; Ja.i.25, Ja.i.74; Ja.iii.42; Mil.187; aya˚ iron soil (of Avīci…

paṭicca-samuppāda →

pts

…account is found in the Mahāpadāna Suttanta of the Dīgha Nikāya (DN.ii.30 sq.; cp. Dial. ii.24 sq.), where 10 items form the constituents…

paṭigijjha →

pts

adjective greedy; hankering after Snp.675 (Snp-a.482 reads ˚giddha and explains by mahāgijjha).

paṭi + gijjha, a doublet of giddha, see gijjha2

paṭisaṃvedeti →

pts

…(id.); Pp.59; Pv-a.192 (mahādukkhaṃ). There is also a by-form, viz. paṭisaṃvediyati SN.ii.18, SN.ii.75, SN.ii.256…

paṭṭhāna →

pts

…the Abhidhamma, also called Mahāpakaraṇa. See Ledi, J.P.T.S. 1915–⁠16 p. 26; Mrs. Rh. D., Tika p. 1, vi
■ At Sdhp.321 it has the Sk….

peta →

pts

dead, departed, the departed spirit. The Buddhistic peta represents the Vedic pitaraḥ (manes, cp. pitṛyajña), as well as the Brāhmaṇic preta. The first are souls of the “fathers, …

phala →

pts

Phala1

neuter to burst, thus lit. “bursting,” i.e. ripe fruit; see phalati]

  1. (lit. fruit (of trees etc.) Vv.84#14 (dumā nicca-phal’ ûpapannā not to phalu, as Kern, …

phoṭeti →

pts

…reading appoṭesi), Mahābrahmā sādhukāraṃ adāsi Ja.vi.486. Perhaps we should read poṭheti (q.v.), to snap…

phāsukā →

pts

…(adj.) (-˚) in phrase mahā˚passa the flank (lit. the side of the great ribs Ja.i.164, Ja.i.179; Ja.iii.273; abs. mahā˚; with great…

pisāca →

pts

  1. a demon goblin, sprite DN.i.54 (T. pesācā, variant reading pisācā, explained at DN-a.i.164 as “pisācā mahanta-mahantā sattā ti vadati”), DN.i.93; SN.i.209; AN.iii.69; Ud.5; Ja.i.235; Ja.iv.495 (y …

pitar →

pts

…Ja.iv.115; Ja.vi.84. -mahā grandfather Pv.ii.8#4; Ja.ii.263; DN-a.i.281; Pv-a.41; -mahāyuga age of a grandfather (i.e. a generation…

porisa →

pts

…in uttama˚ (= mahāpurisa) Dhp.97 (cp. Dhp-a.ii.188). Cp posa.

abstr. fr. purisa, for *pauruṣa or…

pura →

pts

…Vv.64#30 (= Sudassana-mahā-nagara Vv-a.285). See also purindada. 2. dwelling, house or (divided) part of a house (= antepura), a meaning…

purisa →

pts

…SN.iv.380; Iti.97; mahā˚ SN.v.158; AN.ii.35; AN.iii.223; AN.iv.229 (see also under mahā) sappurisa (q.v.). Var….

puthu →

pts

adjective

  1. (= pṛthak) separated, individual adv. separated, individual, adv. separately, each (see [given as puthag eva Kacc. 29](/define/given as puthag eva Kacc. 29)) SN.i.75 (puthu attā individu …

puñña →

pts

…SN.ii.229); as adj. (-˚) mahā˚ SN.i.191 opp. appa˚ MN.ii.5. puñña is defined at Mnd.90 as follows: “puññaṃ vuccati yaṃ kiñci…

pāgusa →

pts

…(as gloss, T. reads pāvusa, SS puṭusa, BB pātusa & pāvuma; C. explains as mahā-mukha-maccha).

cp. Sk. vāgusa, a sort of large fish…

pākāra →

pts

…Ja.i.63 Ja.ii.50; Ja.vi.330 (mahā˚), Ja.vi.341 (+ parikhā & aṭṭāla); Pv.i.10#13 (ayo˚); Mil.1; Vism.394 (= parikkhepa-pākāra)…

pāmokkha →

pts

…reads mokkha for p.). See mahā. defined as “pamukhe sādhū ti” at Vb-a.332. 2. facing east Pv.iv.3#53 (= pācīna-dis…

pāṇa →

pts

…SN.v.43, SN.v.227, SN.v.441 (mahā-samudde); AN.i.161 AN.ii.73, AN.ii.176, AN.ii.192; Snp.117, Snp.247, Snp.394, Snp.704; Dhp.246; DN-a.i.69…

rahita →

pts

…rahitaṃ bhiṃsanakaṃ mahāvanaṃ). 2. deprived of, without (-˚) Ja.iii.369 (buddhiyā rahitā sattā); DN-a.i.36 (avaṇṇa˚);…

rajakkha →

pts

…with appa˚ and mahā˚; i.e. having little (or no) and much defilement (or blemish of character) MN.i.169; SN.i.137 (here further…

rasa →

pts

…cp. above 2), said of the Mahāpurisa DN.ii.18 DN.iii.144 (cp. translation Dial. ii.15 “his taste is supremely acute”). The phrase & its…

rata →

pts

…(upasame); Mvu. 1, 44 (mahākāruṇiko Satthā sabba-loka-hite rato); Snp.32, Snp.84 (rato puññe) Pv-a.3, Pv-a.12, Pv-a.19…

ratana →

pts

…Thus at DN.ii.16 sq.; of Mahā-Sudassana DN.ii.172 sq. They are enumerated singly as follows: the wheel (cakka) DN.ii.172 sq., the elephant…

ratha →

pts

…“rathesu usabha-sadiso mahā-ratho ti attho”; as does Bdhgh at Snp-a.321 (on Snp.303): “mahā-rathesu khattiyesu akampiy’ aṭṭhena…

ravati →

pts

arāvi Mhvs.10, Mhvs.69 (mahā-rāvaṃ); and aravi Mhvs.32, Mhvs.79. pp. ravita & ruta;
■ Cp. abhi˚, vi˚.

ru: Idg. **re &…

reṇu →

pts

…Jātaka-style Ja.i.233 (mahā-tumba-matta), Ja.i.349 (pupphato reṇuṃ gaṇhāti); Ja.iii.320; Ja.v.39 (puppha˚); Ja.vi.530…

rukkha →

pts

…Vism.688 (in simile: mahārukkhe yāva kapp’ âvasānā bījaparamparāya rukkha-paveṇiṃ santāyamāne ṭhite) Vb-a.165 = Vism.555…

rājan →

pts

…politeness (cp. Note A on mahā), e.g. AN.iv.242. See also paṭirājā & cp. below 4 c 5. A wider range of meaning is…

rājā →

pts

…politeness (cp. Note A on mahā), e.g. AN.iv.242. See also paṭirājā & cp. below 4 c 5. A wider range of meaning is…

rāva →

pts

…expert); Mil.254 (bherava-rāvaṃ abhiravati); Mhvs.10, Mhvs.69 (mahā-rāvaṃ arāvi).

fr. ravati, cp. rava

rūpa →

pts

…at Ne.73: cātu-mahābhūtikaṃ rūpaṃ catunnaṃ ca mahābhūtānaṃ upādāya rūpassa paññatti. The rūpakkhandha shares…

sabba →

pts

…Ja.ii.74; Dhp-a.ii.151 (mahāmatta)
■ profitable to all Mil.373 (T. ṭṭh). of kammaṭṭhāna

sakaṭa →

pts

…at DN.ii.235 (comp. Mahāvastu iii.208), of six kingdoms in Northern India. At the second passage B. explains that the six kingdoms all…

sammata →

pts

…good DN.i.47; SN.iv.398 3. authorized, selected, agreed upon DN.iii.93 (mahājana˚) Vin.i.111; Vin.iii.150.

pp. of sammannati

samudda →

pts

…Often characterized as mahā the great ocean, e.g. Vin.ii.237; AN.i.227; AN.ii.55 AN.iii.52; AN.iv.101; Snp-a.371; Dhp-a.iii.44. Eight

samāhata →

pts

hit, struck Snp.153 (ayosanku˚); Mil.181, Mil.254, Mil.304. Sankusamāhata name of a purgatory MN.i.337.

saṃ + āhata

samāpatti →

pts

…Ja.i.343 Ja.i.473; Pv-a.61 (mahā-karuṇā˚); Mnd.100, Mnd.106, Mnd.139, Mnd.143 the Buddha acquired anekakoṭisata-sahassā s. Ja.i.77. The…

sandhi →

pts

…of the body Vism.185 (the 14 mahā˚); Dhs-a.324. 4. connection, combination Vb-a.191 (hetuphala˚ & phalahetu˚ etc.). 5. euphonic junction…

santuṭṭha →

pts

…DN.i.71; MN.ii.6; AN.ii.209; AN.iv.232 sq.; AN.v.25, AN.v.67, AN.v.130, AN.v.154. mahā˚ the greatly contented one, the Arahant Dhs-a.407.

pp….

sara →

pts

…there are seven great lakes (mahā-sarā viz. Anotatta, Sīhapapāta, Rathakāra, Kaṇṇamuṇḍa Kuṇāla, Chaddanta, Mandākini) AN.iv.101;…

satta →

pts

…(on the body), a sign of a Mahāpurisa DN.ii.18; DN.iii.144, DN.iii.151 (i.e. on both hands, on both feet, on both shoulders, on the back). *…

saṅgīti →

pts

…of heretics, the so-called Mahāsaṅgīti, is mentioned Dpvs.v.31 sq. Dpvs.v.3. text rehearsed, recension Vin.ii.290; DN-a.i.17; Mil.175…

saṅku →

pts

stake, spike; javelin MN.i.337; SN.iv.168; Ja.vi.112; Dhp-a.i.69
ayo˚; an iron stake AN.iv.131.

  • -patha a path full of stakes & sticks Vv.84#11; Ja.iii.485 Ja.iii.541; Mil …

seda →

pts

…for medicinal purposes, mahā˚ a great steambath; sambhāra˚ bringing about sweating by the use of herbs, etc.; seda-kamma sweating…

senā →

pts

…of war, only in cpd. mahā-˚; Ja.vi.2, Ja.vi.54; mahāsenaguttaṭṭhāna the position of a generalissimo Ja.v.115. *…

serīsamaha →

pts

festival in honour of the Serīsaka Vimāna Vv.8437, 53

sikkhāpada →

pts

…(9 uccā-sayana-mahā-sayanā˚; not to sleep on a high, big bed; (10) jātarūpa rajata-paṭiggahaṇā˚; not to accept any…

sobbha →

pts

kussobbha a small collection of water SN.ii.32 SN.ii.118; Snp.720; mahāsobbha the ocean SN.ii.32, SN.ii.118.

cp. Sk. śvabhra

sunakha →

pts

…the Jātakas are Kaṇha (or Mahā˚) Ja.iv.183; Caturakkha Ja.iii.535; Jambuka Pingiya ibid.; Bhattabhuñjana Ja.ii.246. Cp. suvāṇa.

cp. Sk….

supina →

pts

…a lucky dream Ja.vi.330; mahā˚ṃ passati to have (lit. see) a great vision Ja.i.336 sq (the 16 great visions); *-ṃ…

sāmuddika →

pts

…AN.iv.127 (nāvā); Vism.63; Dhs-a.320 At Ja.vi.581 s
■ mahāsankha denotes a kind of trumpet.

fr. samudda

sāra →

pts

…same Ja.ii.163 (pithless); mahāsāra of high value Ja.i.384 Ja.i.463.

  • -ādāyin acquiring what is essential SN.iv.250. *…

sāvajja →

pts

…Pp.30, Pp.41 (nt.) what is censurable, sin Ja.i.130; Mil.392; Vb-a.382 (mahā˚ or appa˚, with ref. to var. crimes).

sa + avajja

sāvaka →

pts

…(Cp. ariya-˚, agga-˚, mahā).

  • -saṅgha the congregation of the eight Aryas MN.ii.120; SN.i.220 (cattāri…

sīla →

pts

…(DN.i.5 sq.) & then the; Mahāsīla DN.i.9 sq. The whole of these 3 sīlas is called sīlakkhandha and is (in the…

sūkara →

pts

…Ja.iii.287 (Cullatuṇḍila Mahā-tuṇḍila); Mil.118, Mil.267; Vb-a.11 (vara-sayane sayāpita)
■ f. sūkarī Ja.ii.406 (read…

taṇhā →

pts

…characterizations of t.: mahā˚ Snp.114 kāma˚ SN.i.131; gedha˚ SN.i.15; bhava˚ DN.iii.274 (+ avijjā) grouped with diṭṭhi (wrong…

thera →

pts

…Vin.ii.212, Vin.ii.303. In Mahāthera the meaning, as applied to the 80 bhikkhus so called, must also have some similar meaning Dpvs.iv.5 *Psalms…

thāma →

pts

(& thāmo nt. in instr. thāmasā MN.i.498; SN.ii.278 = Thag.1165; SN.iii.110, see below) “standing power, power of resistance, steadfastness, strength, firmness vigour, instr. thāmena (Mil.4; Pv-a.19 …

tidasa →

pts

…rammaṃ tidasānaṃ mahāvanaṃ Pv.iii.1#19 = Vv.18#13; devā tidasā sahindakā Vv.30#1 Sdhp.420.

  • -ādhipati the Lord of the 30…

tumba →

pts

…Ja.iv.114; Dhp-a.ii.193 (udaka˚) 2. a measure of capacity, esp. used for grain Ja.i.233 (mahā˚), Ja.i.467 (= 4 nāḷi Ja.i.468);…

tāva →

pts

…full strength Ja.i.207; t. mahādhanassāmī na me dātuṃ piyaṃ ahu although lord of wealth yet I did not like to give Pv.ii.7#6. na-tāva

tāvataka →

pts

…his arms: the 19th sign of a Mahāpurisa); instr. as adv. tāvatakena after a little time Mil.107; Dhp-a.iii.61
■ See also tattaka…

ucca →

pts

adjective high (opp. avaca low) DN.i.194; MN.ii.213; AN.v.82 (˚ṭhāniyaṃ nīce ṭhāne ṭhapeti puts on a low place which ought to be placed high); Pv.iv.7#4 (uccaṃ paggayha lifting high up = uccataraṃ kat …

uccā →

pts

…a high bed (+ mahāsayana) Vin.i.192; DN.i.5, DN.i.7; cp. DN-a.i.78.

cp. Sk. uccā, instr. sg. of uccaṃ, cp. paścā behind, as…

uddaya →

pts

…Ja.v.39 (satt˚-mahāpaduma of profit to beings?).

a (metric?) variant of udaya

Uddaya2

in compounds dukkh˚; and…

uddha FIXME double →

pts

…(cp. BSk. ūrdhvasrotaḥ Mahāvy § 46)

DN.iii.237; SN.v.69, SN.v.201, SN.v.205, SN.v.237 SN.v.285, SN.v.314, SN.v.378; AN.i.233; AN.ii.134;…

uddhagga →

pts

…bristling, of the hair of a Mahāpurisa DN.ii.18 = DN.iii.144, DN.iii.154. 2. prominent, conspicuous Ja.iv.345 (˚rājin having prominent stripes,…

uddhaṃ →

pts

…(cp. BSk. ūrdhvasrotaḥ Mahāvy § 46)

DN.iii.237; SN.v.69, SN.v.201, SN.v.205, SN.v.237 SN.v.285, SN.v.314, SN.v.378; AN.i.233; AN.ii.134;…

ujjagghati →

pts

…(ujjh˚, variant reading ujj˚) = Pp.67 (= pāṇiṃ paharitvā mahāhasitaṃ hasati Pp-a.249).

ud + jagghati

ukkhā →

pts

…of 100 pots (of rice = mahā danaṃ?). S A: paṇītabhojana-bharitānaṃ mahā-ukkhalinaṃ sataṃ dānaṃ. Cp. ukhā cooking vessel…

ullumpati →

pts

to take up, to help (with acc.), to save Vin.ii.277; DN.i.249.

ud + lup, cp. BSk. ullumpati Mahāvy § 268

upanidhāya →

pts

…SN.ii.133 (mahāpaṭhaviṃ), SN.ii.262; SN.v.457 (Sineru-pabbata-rājānaṃ) AN.iii.181 sq.; AN.iv.253 sq. (dibbasukhaṃ);…

upavana →

pts

…(= vana), Vv-a.344; Thag-a.201; Pv-a.102 (ārām˚), Pv-a.177 (mahā˚).

upa + vana, see upa 5

urūḷhava →

pts

adjective large, bulky, immense; great big, strong. Only in one stock phrase “nāgo isādanto urūḷhavo” Vv.20#9, Vv.43#9 ; Ja.vi.488; of which variant n. ī ubbuḷhavā MN.i.414 = MN.i.450. The word is exp …

ussada →

pts

…a qualification of the Mahāpurisa DN.iii.151 (viz. on both hands, feet, shoulders, and on his back). 3. rubbing in, anointing, ointment; adj….

ussanna →

pts

…anointed Vv-a.237. 3. spread out wide Dhp-a.ii.67 (mahāpaṭhavī u.), Dhp-a.ii.72 (id.).

pp. of ud + syad, cp….

ussaṅkha →

pts

…of the characteristics of a Mahāpurisa DN.ii.17; DN.iii.143, DN.iii.154; DA explains: the ankles are not over the heels, but midway in the length…

ussussati →

pts

to dry up (intrs.) SN.i.126; SN.iii.149 (mahāsamuddo u.); Snp.985; Ja.vi.195.

ud + sussati of śuṣ

ussādana →

pts

…Pp.66 (= hatthiassarathâdīnaṃ c’eva balakāyassa ca uccāsadda-mahāsaddo Pp-a.249).

to ussādeti, cp. ussādita

uttama →

pts

…Cnd.502 (in paraphrase of mahā combd. with pavara) Kp-a.124; Dhp-a.i.430: Pv-a.1, Pv-a.50
■ dum-uttama a splendid tree…

uḷāra →

pts

…Vv-a.18 (˚pabhāva = mahānubhāva); Thag-a.173, Thag-a.280; Pv-a.5, Pv-a.6 Pv-a.7, Pv-a.8, Pv-a.25, Pv-a.30, Pv-a.43, Pv-a.58 and…

uṇṇa →

pts

…one of the 32 signs of a Mahāpurisa, bhamuk;’antare jātā uṇṇā odātā etc. DN.ii.18 = DN.iii.144 = DN.iii.170 = Snp-a.285. Also at…

vaddhavya →

pts

(old) age Ja.ii.137 (= vuddhabhāva, mahallakatā C.).

fr. vaddha1 1

vaha →

pts

…Pv.i.5#8 (vāri˚ river = mahānadī Pv-a.29); SN.i.103; Pv-a.13 (anattha˚). Doubtful in hetu- vahe Pv.ii.8#5, better with variant reading…

vana →

pts

…Vv.63#3; Ja.v.215; mahā˚; great forest Thig.373 (rahitaṃ & bhiṃsanakaṃ)
vanataraṃ (with compar. suffix) thicker jungle,…

vasa →

pts

…e.g. mahaggha-vasena mahāraha “costly on account of its great worth” Pv-a.77; cp. Ja.i.94; Pv-a.36 (putta˚); Mhvs.33, Mhvs.92…

vassa →

pts

…portentous); Snp-a.224 (mahā˚ deluge of rain); Pv-a.55 (vāta˚ wind & rain)
■ fig. shower, downpour fall MN.i.130 = Vin.ii.25…

vassati →

pts

…shower, pour(down) Vin.i.32 (mahāmegho vassi) SN.iii.141 (deve vassante); SN.v.396 (id.); Snp.30 (devassa vassato, gen. sg. ppr.); Pv-a.6,…

vatta →

pts

…82 khuddaka-vattāni. 14 mahā˚, cetiyangaṇa˚, bodhiyangaṇa˚, pānīyamāḷa˚ uposathāgāra˚, āgantuka˚, gamika˚).

orig. pp. of…

vaḍḍhaki →

pts

…carpenter Ja.iv.207; mahā˚; chief carpenter, master builder Vism.463. In metaphor taṇhā the artificer lust…

vaṇṇavant →

pts

…beautiful AN.iv.240 (cātummahārājikā devā dīgh’āyukā vaṇṇavanto; variant reading ˚vantā) Pp.34; Pv.iii.2#12 (= rūpasampanna…

vedalla →

pts

…Sankhārābhājaniya Mahāpuṇṇama etc. Suttas, as catechetical Dhs-a.26 = DN-a.i.24
Note. The 2nd part of the word…

vibhava →

pts

…very rich Ja.i.145; mahā˚; id. Pv-a.97, Pv-a.107
yathā vibhavaṃ according to one’s means or power Pv-a.54 *vibhav’…

vikaṭa →

pts

…filth, dirt; four mahā-vikaṭāni applied against snake-bite, viz., gūtha, mutta, chārikā, mattikā Vin.i.206
■ Cp….

vikāra →

pts

  1. change, alteration, in mahā˚; great change Vism.366, Vism.367 (of two kinds: anupādiṇṇa upādiṇṇa, or primary & secondary, i.e. the…

vilokana →

pts

…shall be reborn (pañca-mahā-˚āni), consisting in kāla, desa, dīpa, kula, mātā (the latter as janetti-āyu i.e. mother and her time…

vimāna →

pts

…(Vv.38), or in the Cātummahārājika-bhavana (Vv-a.331)-Later on, when the theory of meritorious deities (or departed souls raised to…

vipassanā →

pts

…Vism.628 sq. (the 18 mahā˚); Pv-a.14 (samāhita-citta˚), Pv-a.167; Vv-a.77; Sdhp.457, Sdhp.466.

vipphāra →

pts

…sq.; Pts.ii.174; Ja.iii.12 (mahā + mahājutika); Ja.v.150 (id.); Mil.230 & Mil.270 (vacī; dilating in talk), Mil.130, Mil.346; Vism.42;…

vipphārika →

pts

adjective spreading out (in effulgence) Vv-a.5 (mahā˚).

fr. vi + pharati 2

vipula →

pts

adjective large, extensive, great, abundant. The word is poetical.-DN.iii.150; AN.i.45 (˚paññatā); Snp.41, Snp.675, Snp.687, Snp.978, Snp.994; Thag.588; Mnd.581 (= adhimatta); Vv.67#6 (= mahanta Vv …

viravati →

pts

…Ja.v.206; Mhvs.12, Mhvs.49 (mahārāvaṃ viraviṃsu mahājanā); Pv-a.154, Pv-a.217, Pv-a.245 (vissaraṃ), Pv-a.279 (id.) Sdhp.179,…

visaya →

pts

…Vism.570 = Vb-a.182 (mahā˚ & appa˚); Kp-a.17; Snp-a.22, Snp-a.154 (buddha˚), Snp-a.228 (id.); Pv-a.72, Pv-a.89
avisaya

vitakka →

pts

…DN.iii.287 (eight Mahāpurisa˚) MN.i.114 (dvidhā-kato v.), MN.i.377; SN.i.39, SN.i.126, SN.i.186, SN.i.203 SN.ii.153; SN.iv.69,…

viyoga →

pts

separation Ja.vi.482; Mhvs.19, Mhvs.16 (Mahābodhi˚); Pv-a.160, Pv-a.161 (pati˚ from her husband) Sdhp.77, Sdhp.164.

vi + yoga 2

viññāṇa →

pts

…the 4 great elements (the mahābhūtāni) and ākāsa-dhātu as fifth (this explained as “asamphuṭṭha-dhātu” at Vb-a.55, whereas v-…

vohārika →

pts

…At Vin.i.74 two classes of mahāmattā (ministers) are given senānāyakā those of defence, and vohārikā of justice cp. Vin.ii.158;…

vuddha →

pts

Vuḍḍha & vuddha

old (fig. venerable)

  1. vuḍḍha Pv.ii.11#4; Mhvs.13, Mhvs.2.
  2. vuddha MN.ii.168; Ja.v.140; Snp.p.108 (+ mahallaka); DN-a.i.283.

pp. of vaḍḍhati

vuḍḍha →

pts

Vuḍḍha & vuddha

old (fig. venerable)

  1. vuḍḍha Pv.ii.11#4; Mhvs.13, Mhvs.2.
  2. vuddha MN.ii.168; Ja.v.140; Snp.p.108 (+ mahallaka); DN-a.i.283.

pp. of vaḍḍhati

vyāvaṭa →

pts

…gifts in connection with a mahādāna. Rh Davids at

Dialogues of the Buddha

ii.372 (following Childers) has quite misunderstood the term in…

vādin →

pts

…“orthodox” Vin.iii.175 mahā˚; a great doctrinaire or scholar Snp-a.540; yatha˚; cp tathā˚-; sacca˚; speaking the truth AN.ii.212;…

vāsin →

pts

…(-˚) liking, dwelling (in) Snp.682 (Mern-muddha˚), Snp.754 (āruppa˚); Pv-a.1 (Mahāvihāra˚), Pv-a.22 (Anga-Magadha˚),…

vāta →

pts

…v. SN.iv.56; mahā˚; SN.ii.88; AN.i.136, AN.i.205; AN.ii.199; AN.iv.312 veramba˚; (winds blowing in high regions: upari ākāse…

vāyati →

pts

…Vin.i.48; DN.ii.107 (mahāvātā vāyanti); SN.iv.218 (vātā ākāse v.); Ja.i.18; Ja.vi.530 Mhvs.12, Mhvs.12
aor…

vīra →

pts

…Dhp-a.iv.225
mahā˚; a hero SN.i.110, SN.i.193 SN.iii.83 (of the Arahant)
vīra is often an epithet of…

ya →

pts

…(instr.) Vin.ii.257 (y. Mahāpajāpati-gotamiyā aṭṭha garudhammā paṭiggahitā tad eva sā upasampannā); Vb-a.387
■…

yagghe →

pts

…ayye jāneyyāsi MN.ii.62; mahārāja j. MN.ii.71; id SN.i.101; y. bhavan jāneyya SN.i.180
■ The passage MN.ii.157 is somewhat doubtful where…

yajati →

pts

to sacrifice, to make an offering (yaññaṃ); to give alms or gifts-In the P. literature it refers (with yañña, sacrifice) either (when critical) to the Brahmanic rites of sacrificing to the gods accor …

yasa →

pts

…to give credit Ja.i.180. mahā-yaso great fame Ja.i.46 (v. 266), cp yas-agga the highest (of) fame Ja.i.51, where coupled with…

yaso →

pts

…to give credit Ja.i.180. mahā-yaso great fame Ja.i.46 (v. 266), cp yas-agga the highest (of) fame Ja.i.51, where coupled with…

yañña →

pts

…term mahāyañña refers to the brahmanic ritual (so at MN.ii.204; Dhs-a.145, cp. Expositor 193); its equivalent in…

yebhuyya →

pts

…folk); Ja.v.335 (y. asīti-mahātherā, altogether) 2. as it happens (or happened) usually, occasionally, as a rule, ordinarily DN.i.17…

yiṭṭha →

pts

…at DN-a.i.165 by “mahāyāga” Vb.328 (id.); Ja.i.83 (y. + huta); Ja.iv.19 (= yajita C.); Ja.v.49, Ja.vi.527 …

yogga →

pts

…(paṭicchanna), Ja.vi.368 (mahā˚) Dhp-a.ii.151 (mahā˚ & paṭicchanna). 2. a draughtbullock ox Vv.84#8; Pv.ii.9#36 (= ratha-yuga-vāhana…

yuga →

pts

…(yāva sattamā pitāmahā-yugā “back through seven generations.” Cp. DN-a.i.281: āyuppamāṇa); Kp-a.141 (id.); Ja.i.345…

yujjhati →

pts

…our refs. only from the Mahāvaṃsa; e.g. 22, 82 (fut yujjhissāma, with instr.: Damiḷehi); 25, 23 (aor ayujjhi); 25, 58 (ppr….

yādisa →

pts

adjective which like, what like, whichever, how much; in neg. sentence any, whatever little
■ Pv.ii.1#19 (= yāva mahanto Pv-a.77)
■ Often combined with kīdisa in meaning “an …

yāga →

pts

…Vv-a.155; Pv-a.135 (mahā˚-saññita yañña), Pv-a.136 (mahā˚).
suyiṭṭha yāga sampadā “well-given is the…

yāna →

pts

…Cp. the later terms mahā and hīna- yāna. See also yānikata.

  • -ugghata shaking or…

yāva →

pts

…in combination yāva mahā (mahantaṃ), e.g. yāva mahantaṃ how big Pv-a.77 (= yādisaṃ of Pv.ii.1#19) Vv-a.325 = Dhp-a.i.29 (yāva…

yāvant →

pts

pronoun, relative

  1. yāvant as adj.: as many (as) Dhp.337 (hāvant’ ettha samāgatā as many as are assembled here); Ja.v.72 (yāvanto uda-bindūni… tāvanto gaṇḍū jāyetha; C. on p. …

ā →

pts

Ā1

indeclinable a frequent prefix, used as well-defined simple base-prefix (with rootderivations), but not as modification (i.e. first part of a double prefix cpd. like sam-ā-dhi) exce …

ācariya →

pts

…DN.i.238 (sattamâcariyamahāyuga seventh age of great teachers); DN.iii.189 sq.; MN.iii.115; SN.i.68 (gaṇ˚), SN.i.177; SN.iv.176 (yogg˚);…

ānisaṃsa →

pts

…SN.iii.8, SN.iii.93 (mahā˚); SN.v.69 (seven), SN.v.73, SN.v.129, SN.v.133, SN.v.237 (seven), SN.v.267, SN.v.276; AN.i.58 (karaṇīye…

ānubhāva →

pts

greatness, magnificence majesty, splendour Ja.i.69 (mahanto); Ja.ii.102 (of a jewel), Ja.v.491; Dhp-a.ii.58.

the dissociated composition form of anubhāva, q.v. for details. Only in later language

āpa →

pts

…of the 4 great elements (cp. mahābhūta), viz. paṭhavī, āpo, tejo vāyo: see Cpd. 268 & Dhs trsl. 201, also below ˚dhātu. DN.ii.259;…

āpo →

pts

…of the 4 great elements (cp. mahābhūta), viz. paṭhavī, āpo, tejo vāyo: see Cpd. 268 & Dhs trsl. 201, also below ˚dhātu. DN.ii.259;…

āyata →

pts

…(one of the signs of a Mahāpurisa) DN.ii.17 DN.iii.143.

  • -pamha a long eye-lash Thig.384 (= dīghapakhuma…

ḍahati →

pts

…me pariḍayhati); ib. (mahārāga: mā ḍayhittho punappunaṃ) MN.ii.73; SN.iii.150 (mahāpaṭhavī ḍayhati vinassati na bhavati) esp. in…

ṭhita →

pts

…everlasting, eternal (of mahāsamudda, the great ocean) Vin.ii.237; AN.iv.198.

pp. of tiṭṭhati = Gr. στατός, Lat. status, Celt….

ṭhāna →

pts

…(expl. by Snp-a.85 as mahā-upaṭṭhāna-sankhāte ṭhāne but may be referred to I.1 (b)); ṭhānā cāveti to remove from one’s…

bho →

bodhirasa

sir, master, friend, good man, you (respectful address)

SN 42.6 asibandhakaputtasuttaṃ

tam'enaṃ mahā janakāyo saṅgamma samāgamma āyāceyya thomeyya pañjaliko anuparisakkeyya, ummujja, bho puthusile, uplava, bho puthusile, thalam'uplava, bho puthusile'ti.

DN 5.8 kūṭadantasuttaṃ

siyā kho pana bhoto rañño mahāyaññaṃ yajamānassa koci'd'eva vippaṭisāro, mahā vata me bhogakkhandho vigacchatī'ti, so bhotā raññā vippaṭisāro na karaṇīyo

adho →

bodhirasa

downwards

SN 42.6 asibandhakaputtasuttaṃ

tam'enaṃ mahā janakāyo saṅgamma samāgamma āyāceyya thomeyya pañjaliko anuparisakkeyya, osīda, bho sappitela, saṃsīda, bho sappitela, adho gaccha, bho sappitelā'ti.

DN 22.5 mahāsatipaṭṭhānasuttaṃ

puna caparaṃ bhikkhave bhikkhu imam'eva kāyaṃ uddhaṃ pādatalā adho kesamatthakā tacapariyantaṃ pūraṃ nānappakārassa asucino paccavekkhati