|Academic||Sutta Name||Notes||PSA Plae||Vagga||Nikaya||PTS||Keywords|
|AN.IV.180||Mahaapadesa Sutta||The Buddha gave the following four criteria to test whether principles conform to Buddhist teachings or not: |
1. it conforms to the teaching of the Buddha;
2. it conforms to the teaching of the Sa"ngha;
3. it conforms with the teaching of a large number of elder monks, and;
4. it conforms to the teaching of an elder monk.
|35/431||Catukanipaata Catuttha Pa.n.naasaka||A"nguttara||A.ii.|