Vinaya

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Gender Feminine
Usage Indian
Scripts विनय(Hindi)

Meaning & History

Of Sanskrit and Pāli origin, meaning "leading out; education; discipline".

The core meaning of Vinaya is a set of rules known as Patimokkha (Pāli), or Pratimoksha (Sanskrit).They were formulated by Goutam Buddha for the good behaviour of his disciples.
The Vinaya Piṭaka is a Buddhist scripture , one of the three parts that make up the Tripitaka.

In the literary world, Vinaya Patrika (Humble Petition to Lord Rama in English) is a 16th-century devotional poem.
Added 10/16/2014 by Frollein Gladys
Edited 10/16/2014 by Frollein Gladys