|Academic||Sutta Name||Notes||PSA Plae||Vagga||Nikaya||PTS||Keywords|
|AN.IV.88||Sa.myojana Sutta||There are four levels of steadfastness in the virtue of a monk:
1. who rids himself of the first three fetters and becomes a stream enterer can be considered an unshakeable recluse;
2. who destroy the first three fetters and reduce greed, hatred and delusion to become a once-returner can be considered a pu.n.darika (blue) lotus monk;
3. who utterly destroy the lower five fetters can be considered a paduma (white) lotus monk, and;
4. who is utterly free of all ten fetters attaining arahatship can be considered exquisite amongst the community of monks.
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