Yantika Dharmas

Some articles on dharmas, yantika dharmas:

The Eight Garudhammas - English Translation
... the Pali bhikkhuni Vinaya and the garudhammas 2) violation of the Payantika Dharmas is treated as a minor offense (requiring only confession as ... that six of the Eight Rules (#1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 8) belong to the Bhikṣunī Pāyantika Dharmas, yet require different punishments in garudhammas versus the pāyanti ... However, the pāyantika dharmas (#175, 145, 124 or 126, 141, 143, 142) are minor rules, requiring only confession ...
Buddhist Nuns - History - The Eight Precepts
... The penalties for offenses against those aniyata dharmas written only for Bhikṣus, for example, point up a landmark of female-male equality ... disciplinary matters in the seven Adhikaraṇa Śamatha Dharmas, which are exactly the same, in both numbers and contents, for both the Bhikṣu and the Bhikṣunī Sanghas." Nuns were also given the right to ... treated only as a minor offense (requiring only confession as expiation) in the bhikkhuni Payantika Dharmas ...