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Academic Sutta NameNotes PSA PlaeVaggaNikayaPTSKeywords
It.035 Pa.thama-nakuhana Sutta Bhikkhus, this holy life is not lived for the sake of deceiving people, for the sake of cajoling people, for the sake of profiting in gain, honour and fame, nor with the idea, 'Let people know me thus.' This holy life, bhikkhus, is lived for the sake of restraint and abandoning." The Lord taught a holy life Not based on tradition, For restraint and abandoning, Leading to and merging in Nibbana. This is the path followed by the great, Pursued by the lofty sages. Those who enter that course As taught by the Enlightened One, Heeding the Teacher's instruction, Will make an end of suffering. 45/207 Itivuttaka Khuddhaka It.028 deceit


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