MAHASAMAYA SUTTA PDF

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Mahasamaya Sutta, chanted by Ven. Ganekumbure Shantha Thero, with English explanation. Mahāsamaya Sutta. 1. Mahāsamaya Sutta. Preached at The Buddha then addressed the monks and recited this sutta (). Mahasamaya Sutta means something in Buddhism, Pali. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check.

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Most of them were probably local deities, the personification of natural phenomena, guardian spirits, fairies, harpies, naiads, dryads, and many others, who are here represented as adherents of the Buddha, come to do him honour.

The Buddha then addressed the monks and recited this sutta D. The arahants mentioned are Sakiyan and Koliyan youths, representatives of Sakiyan and Koliyan families, sent to join the Order as a sign of gratitude to the Buddha for having averted the quarrel between the two families regarding the water of the Rohini. He then related the story of their origin, showing that both families were descended from a common stock.

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The first contains a list of the devas and other beings present to worship the Buddha. Click here to login or click here to become a member. To these, respectively, he preached six suttas, calculated to benefit each separate class, and, in order that each sutta might take the form of question and answer, he created a Buddha form to ask questions, while he himself answered them.

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Page 2 Sacitta, 1 nt. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article. When the quarrel was thus settled, two hundred and fifty young men from each family entered the Order and the Buddha dwelt with them in Mahavana. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page.

The gods of the ten thousand world systems had come to visit the Buddha and the monks, and were joined by four gods from the Suddhavasa, who saluted the Buddha in verse. He then related the story of their origin, showing that both families were descended from a common stock.

Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:. It is possible to divide the discourse into three parts.

The Buddha then addressed the monks and recited this sutta D. It is a long list of strange names given in verses, mostly doggerel. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Mahasamaya Sutta means something in BuddhismPali.

Mahasamaya Sutta

It is noteworthy that even the most important gods – e. The first contains a list mahasaamaya the devas and other beings present to worship the Buddha. Anathapindika visits the Buddha, who tells him of the five guilty fears—that begotten by killin Mahasamaya Sutta Mahasamaya Sutta 1.

Countless numbers of beings realized the Truth AA. Sutta 1 Sutta, 2 nt. It is a long list of strange names given in verses, mostly doggerel. A similar list of devas is found in the Mahavastu i. I, 76; II, 13; Vin. The second part of the sutta is the framework of the words attributed to the Buddha, introducing the list of devas, giving the Buddhas warning to the monks to beware of Mara and Maras declaration that he had no power over them as arahants are free from fear.

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This prologue is elsewhere preserved as a separate episode S.

Mahasamaya Sutta

Many of the beings mentioned are to us now mere names, with no special information attached. The Commentaries give long accounts of magasamaya preaching of the Mahasamya E. The third part of the sutta may be called the prologue, the verses of greeting spoken by the devas from Suddhavasa Rhys Davids, Dial. Preached at Mahavana in Kapilavatthu, where the Buddha was staying with five hundred arahants. It is possible to divide the discourse into three parts.

Most of them were probably local deities, the personification of natural phenomena, guardian spirits, fairies, harpies, naiads, dryads, and many others, who are here represented as adherents of the Buddha, come to do him honour. Many of the beings mentioned are to us now mere names, with no special information attached. The list of gods given in the Mahasamaya should be compared with that given in the Atanatiya Sutta. A similar list of devas is mauasamaya in the Mahavastu i.

But the wives of the men tried to entice them back; the Buddha, therefore, took them to Himava, where he preached to them the Kunala Jataka on the banks of the Kunala Lake.