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Kasyapa definition, an important disciple of the Buddha who called together a council of Arhats after the death of the Buddha to compose the Pali Canon.

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The Mahayana Mahaparinirvana Sutra
Chapter Forty-One: On Bodhisattva Kasyapa (b) . ... Chapter Forty-Three: On Bodhisattva Kasyapa (d) .
THE MONK KASYAPA AND STRATEGIES OF LEGITIMATION. IN EARLIER .... ( Maha-) Kasyapa,5 who is at once not only the Buddha Sakyamuni's.
kasyapa samhita - Journal of Biological and Scientific Opinion (JBSO)
Dec 3, 2013 Page 412. Available online through www.jbsoweb.
Winter 2012 - Zen Heart Sangha
And if Kasyapa had not smiled, how would the Dharma Eye have been passed on [at all]?” Strange, indeed, and a lot of weight given to one little smile! In August  ...
The Larger Sukhavativyuha Sutra - The Huntington Archive
Uruvilva-kasyapa, Nadi-kasyapa, Gaya-kasyapa, Kumara-kasyapa, Maha- kasyapa,. Shariputra, Mahamaudgalyayana, Mahakaushthilya, Mahakaphila, ...

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KOCHI today
BC Gallery : Wood of Suicides, solo painting exhibition. David Hall, Fort Kochi : Avarna 2016; group painting exhibition. RELIGION.
Response to Tisaranee Gunasekera Contra “Sinha Le, Anyone?”
Archaeological evidence indicates that Sigiriya, to which Dhatusena's son Kasyapa retreated, was a Mahayanist monastery complex. Much of the Mahavamsa's invective is against what is considered the heresy of Mahayana. It reminds us that the roots of the ...
Response to Tisaranee Gunasekera Contra "Sinha Le, Anyone?"
Back in the day when President Premadasa by-passed obvious contenders for the post of Research Director of the People's Bank and awarded the sinecure to TisaraneeGunasekera, many people believed that she was of scholarly substance. It is unfortunate ...
In search of the soul of Sri Lanka
Having visited Sigiriya and been awed and fascinated by its story have we given any thought to where the mighty monarch who was Kasyapa had his tryst with destiny and also death?
Spiritrek au Sri Lanka
Si l'on choisit le trek, c'est aussi pour partager le quotidien des paysans. Le roi Kasyapa, parricide et mégalo, fit transformer ce monolithe en un lion géant et aménager son vaste sommet en palais, jardins et piscines.

Suggested Web Resources

Kashyapa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kashyapa (Sanskrit Kaśyapa) was an ancient sage (rishi) who is counted as one of the Saptarishis in the present manvantara Kashyapa is also mentioned as ...
Kashyapa I of Anuradhapura - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kashyapa I, also known as Kasyapa I, was a king of Sri Lanka, who ruled the country from 473 to 495 CE. He was the second king of the royal Mauryan dynasty ...
Kasyapa Matanga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kasyapa Matanga (Kāśyapa Mātaṇga) or Jia Yemoteng 迦葉摩騰 was an Indian Buddhist monk who is traditionally believed to have first introduced Buddhism to  ...
Kasyapa | Kashyapa |Sigiriya | Sri Lanka - Seelanka
The story of King Kasyapa (Kashyapa), who built Sigiriya Rock Fortress in Sri Lanka 1600 years ago, reads like a Shakespearian tragedy. It is a tale of cruelty,  ...
Kasyapa Buddha | Maitreya Loving Kindness Tour
Kasyapa Buddha preceded Shakyamuni Buddha, the buddha we know as the “ historical buddha”. Kasyapa Buddha was the third of the 1,000 buddhas of this ...

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