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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Oct 18, 2009 3:26 am

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Re: Pali word association game

Postby BlackBird » Sun Oct 18, 2009 3:27 am

Pativedha - Penetration (of the Dhamma), realisation.
"And so, because this Teaching is so different from what Westerners are accustomed to, they will try to adapt the Teaching to their own framework. What they need to learn to do is not to adapt the Teaching to their own point of view but to adapt their own point of view to the Teaching. This is called saddhá, or faith, and it means giving oneself to the Teaching even if the Teaching is contrary to one’s own preconceived notions of the way things are."- Ven Bodhesako

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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Oct 18, 2009 3:41 am

sacchikaroti (realize; or realise (spelling) for the Queen's English)
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby Ben » Sun Oct 18, 2009 3:48 am

Santāna: spreading, ramification, tendril
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Oct 18, 2009 4:10 am

aviccheda (continuance, continuation)
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby BlackBird » Sun Oct 18, 2009 5:18 am

Uparati - Ceasing, resting; cessation.
"And so, because this Teaching is so different from what Westerners are accustomed to, they will try to adapt the Teaching to their own framework. What they need to learn to do is not to adapt the Teaching to their own point of view but to adapt their own point of view to the Teaching. This is called saddhá, or faith, and it means giving oneself to the Teaching even if the Teaching is contrary to one’s own preconceived notions of the way things are."- Ven Bodhesako

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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Oct 18, 2009 1:10 pm

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Re: Pali word association game

Postby BlackBird » Tue Oct 20, 2009 1:02 am

avihiŋsā (ahimsā) - Harmlessness, tolerance
"And so, because this Teaching is so different from what Westerners are accustomed to, they will try to adapt the Teaching to their own framework. What they need to learn to do is not to adapt the Teaching to their own point of view but to adapt their own point of view to the Teaching. This is called saddhá, or faith, and it means giving oneself to the Teaching even if the Teaching is contrary to one’s own preconceived notions of the way things are."- Ven Bodhesako

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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Oct 20, 2009 4:44 am

Pānātipātā veramanī (abstaining from killing living, sentient beings; First Precept)
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby Dhammabodhi » Tue Oct 20, 2009 5:35 pm

Satta a living being, creature, a sentient and rational being, a person.

I don't know if anyone's interested, but I'm also including the word in Devanagari script.

सत्त

(= Sa, = ta , त्त = -tta)
-Samāhitam cittam yathābhutam pajānāti.

समाहितं चित्तं यथाभूतं पजानाती |

A concentrated mind sees things as they really are.

-Ujuko nāma so maggo, abhayā nāma sā disā.

उजुको नाम सो माग्गो, अभया नाम सा दिसा |

'Straight' is this path, fearlessness is its way.
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Oct 20, 2009 6:02 pm

Manussa (human being)
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:08 pm

puggala (person)
If you have asked me of the origination of unease, then I shall explain it to you in accordance with my understanding:
Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:58 pm

Ariya (Noble; as in ariya-puggala, noble person)
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby Cittasanto » Wed Oct 21, 2009 12:08 am

maggakusala (one who knows the path well) just like a nobleone
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
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"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Oct 21, 2009 12:26 am

Sotāpanna (stream-entrant)
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby Cittasanto » Wed Oct 21, 2009 12:44 am

aggaphala the first harvest of a cultivation or the attainment of arahatship
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
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Blog, - Some Suttas Translated, Ajahn Chah.
"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Oct 21, 2009 12:48 am

phalakhādī (fruitarian)
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby Cittasanto » Wed Oct 21, 2009 12:53 am

pasãdi became bright; pleased or purified; was clear or devoted.
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
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Blog, - Some Suttas Translated, Ajahn Chah.
"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Oct 21, 2009 2:17 am

visuddhi (purification)
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Re: Pali word association game

Postby Cittasanto » Wed Oct 21, 2009 10:15 am

suddhimagga the path of purification (this pali lookup program is really handy :)) noiced his on on of the other words and thought thats wierd no Vi at the begginng?
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
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"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."
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