Pāḷi Dictionary

Pāḷi Dictionary

Pāḷi Dictionary

Input Word Explanation Preview

What Languages of Dictionaries to Show?

The Order of Languages of Dictionaries to Show?
No Such Word
Looking Up ...
Loading Words ...
Internet Connection Error

About This Website

This site is online Pāḷi Dictionary (Pāli to Chinese, Pāli to English, Pāli to Japanese, Pāli-Vietnamese, Pāli-Burmese). The source of the dictionaries come from Pali Canon E-Dictionary Version 1.94 (PCED). The source code of this website is at pali repository on GitHub, and the data of this website is at data repository on GitHub. Any suggestion or questions? Welcome to contact me.

Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Ākāsānañcāyatanūpagādevi:A class of devas born in the Realm of Infinite Space (ākāsānañcāyatana) (M.iii.103).

They belong to the Arūpa world and their life term is twenty thousand kappas (A.i.267; AbhS.,p.23).

Their mind arises and ceases moment by moment (Kvu.i.207-8).

In the description of the Arūpāvacarabhūmi,these devas represent the lowest limit,the highest being the Nevasaññānāsaññā. Ps.i.84.

Browse Dictionary

Powered by web.py, Jinja2, AngularJS, Bootstrap, Glyphicons Halflings,