84000 Glossary of Terms

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ཉེ་དགའ། | Glossary of Terms

    ཉེ་དགའ།

    nye dga’

    Upananda

  • Person
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A member of the Śākya clan and śrāvaka disciple of the Buddha, part of the notorious “group of six” monks who often appear in the vinaya texts to exemplify certain wrong behaviors.

(Please note that in some of the texts listed here, due to the lack of any supportive information supplied along with the name, it is not possible to be completely certain that it refers exactly to the same person. However, given the probability of being the same person, and the absence of conflicting information, these have been gathered here.)