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Academic Sutta NameNotes PSA PlaeVaggaNikayaPTSKeywords
AN.IV.228 Ahirika Sutta Those possessing the following four traits bring destruction and damage to the fool [bala] and makes him receive blame from the wise and attracts demerit to him:
1. having no shame of evil [ahirika];
2. having no faith;
3. having no self-discipline [dussiila], and;
4. having no fear of the consequences of evil [anottappa].
However, those possessing the following four virtues protects the wise one from destruction and damage, from criticism by the wise and attracts much merit to him:
1. having shame of evil [hirika];
2.having faith;
3. having self-discipline, and;
4. having fear of the consequences of evil [ottappa].
35/579a Catukanipaata Unallocated Pa.n.naasaka A"nguttara A.ii.


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