|Academic||Sutta Name||Notes||PSA Plae||Vagga||Nikaya||PTS||Keywords|
|AN.IV.257||Dutiya Aajaaniiya Sutta||Compares the qualities of a thoroughbred steed with the qualities of a monk. Just as a thoroughbred steed is possessed of: |
1. beauty [va.n.na], a monk is possessed of self-discipline [siila];
2. strength, a monk is possessed of striving in wholesome deeds;
3. speed, a monk is possessed of destruction of the defilements and can attain absorptions [jhaana] 1-4, and;
4. good proportions, a monk is possessed of the Four Requisites.
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