Buddha-Dharma-Sangha History

Abhidhamma-Avatāra – Introduction to Abhidharma by Buddhadatta

“Abhidhamma-avatāra. ‘An Introduction to Abhidhamma’, being the title of a treatise on *Abhidharma (Pāli, Abhidhamma) composed in *India by *Buddhadatta. The work is mostly in verse and comparable to the *Visudhimagga of Buddhaghoṣa, whom Buddhadatta is said to have met. Two sub-commentaries (ṭīkās) exist, one by Vācissara Mahāsāmi and the other by Sumaṇgala.” (PDoB)


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