Jivaka

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Buddhist Vegetarianism - Views of Different Schools - Theravada View
... that a living being has been purposely slaughtered for the eater) these, Jivaka, are the three circumstances in which meat should not be eaten, Jivaka! I declare there ... Jivaka Sutta, MN 55 Also in the Jivaka Sutta, Buddha instructs a monk or nun to accept, without any discrimination, whatever food is offered in receiving alms offered with good will, including meat, whereas ...
Samaññaphala Sutta - The King's Unrest
... But when the King's physician, Jivaka, who was silent all the time, was asked if he could suggest a teacher to visit, the physician quickly replied that the Buddha was currently staying in the ... He asked his physician nervously and suspiciously, "Are you not deceiving me, Jivaka? Do you not betray me and hand my life to the enemies? How come it happens that there is not a ... To his king's aid, Jivaka answered that the Buddha was sitting on the back of a pillar, surrounded by his disciples ...
Jain (Satvika) - Historical Background
... slaughtered for the eater) these, Jivaka, are the three circumstances in which meat should not be eaten, Jivaka! I declare there are three circumstances in which meat can be eaten when it is not seen ... —Jivaka Sutta, MN 55 In the Tamil classic Tirukkuṛaḷ, Valluvar, who is regarded to be a Jain by some scholars, criticizes the Buddhists for accepting the same of meat ...
Michael Dillon (physician) - Later Life
... decided to pursue ordination and became Sramanera Jivaka (after the Buddha's physician) ... Because Sangharakshita refused to allow Jivaka full ordination, and other frustrations with Sangharakshita's management of Triyana Vardhana Vihara Jivaka turned to the Tibetan branch ... novice monk of the Gelukpa order, taking the name Lobzang Jivaka, and spent his time studying Buddhism and writing ...
Periya Puranam - Background
... However Kullottonga II was also enchanted by the Jain courtly epic, Jivaka Cintamani an epic of erotic flavour (sringara rasa) whose hero, Jivaka, combines heroics and erotics to marry seven damsels and gain ... In order to wean Kullonttonga Chola II from the heretical Jivaka Cintamani, Sekkizhar undertook the task of writing the Periyapuranam. ...