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Hla Min (Lifelong Learner)

Life Long Learner, Educator, Distinguished Toastmaster, Writer, Editor, Expert in Computer Science and Technology

First Buddhist Council

Source : U Silananda Date : 3 months and 5 days (Sasana Era) Place : Rajagaha (India) King : Ajasattha Leader : Mahakassapa Thera Number of Monks : 500 Duration : 7 months Accomplishment : Collected, examined, classified, and recorded orally the Buddha’s Teachings References : Culavagga-Pali pp. […]


Update : July 14, 2020 Three Baskets Tipitaka is a Pali term. It is commonly rendered as “Three Baskets”. Tipitaka comprises of Vinaya / Monastic rules of conduct Sutta / Discourses Abhidhamma / Ultimate reality Buddhist Councils According to the Theravada tradition, there are six Buddhist Councils. The […]