84000 Glossary of Terms

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ཀཱ་ཏྱའི་བུ་ནོག་ཅན། | Glossary of Terms

    ཀཱ་ཏྱའི་བུ་ནོག་ཅན།

    kA tya’i bu nog can

    Kakuda Kātyāyana

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Translation by Robert Miller
  • Kakuda Kātyāyana
  • ཀ་ཏྱཱའི་བུ་ནོག་ཅན།
  • ka tyA’i bu nog can
  • Kakuda Kātyāyana

One of the six tīrthika teachers contemporaneous with Śākyamuni. Also rendered here as “Kakuda, a descendant of Kātyāyana.”

Translation by Robert A. F. Thurman
  • Kakuda Kātyāyana
  • ཀཱ་ཏྱའི་བུ་ནོག་ཅན།
  • kA tya’i bu nog can
  • Kakuda Kātyāyana

One of the six outsider teachers.

Translation by Gregory Forgues · Dennis Johnson · Khenpo Konchok Tamphel
  • Kakuda Kātyāyana
  • དཔོན་པོ་ཀཱ་ཏྱཱ་ཡ་ན།
  • dpon po kA tyA ya na
  • Kakuda Kātyāyana

A teacher associated with Maskari Gośāliputra and the doctrine of non-action (akriyāvāda), a type of antinomianism.