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I suspect that "text" there is an artefact of the translation-into-English -- it says "texts" and you think "written". A simpler and more common translation is just, "found in the suttas and the vinaya". You can use the "views" icon on the page menu to enable side-by-side display of the Pali. Instead, you ...


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This is an inaccuracy in the translation of Ven. Sujato. Let's compare it against the translation of Ven. Anandajoti on this page: Sutte osāretabbāni Vinaye sandassetabbāni. they should be laid alongside the Discourses, they should be compared with the Discipline. Here the latter translates "Vinaya" as "Discipline". The former ...


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