Indian Buddhism1

Indian Buddhism1 - Indian Buddhism Part I The Life of the...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–7. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Indian Buddhism Part I The Life of the Early Indian Monks and Nuns
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Vinaya Sutra Vibhanga Rules for monks(pratimoksa) and the stories behind them Skandhaka Proper procedures and ritual directions
Background image of page 2
Code of Discipline Bhiksu Pratimoksa - Monks code of discipline with two main emphases Non-violence Celibacy
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Offenses Meriting Immediate and Permanent Expulsion Sexual Intercourse Grand Larceny Killing a human being (includes recommending abortion) Falsely claiming spiritual attainments
Background image of page 4
Lesser Offenses: Punishable by Probation Intentional ejaculation Touching a woman with lustful intent Speaking suggestively to her Telling her she would benefit spiritually by yielding to him Serving as a matchmaker
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Punishments Six day minimum forfeiture of privileges Cannot be greeted by other monks The cannot help him with his bowl and robes and they cannot offer him a seat Everyday he must announce his offence and
Background image of page 6
Image of page 7
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 12/21/2009 for the course REL S 338 taught by Professor Hansenw. during the Spring '09 term at San Diego State.

Page1 / 13

Indian Buddhism1 - Indian Buddhism Part I The Life of the...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 7. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online