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Academic Sutta NameNotes PSA PlaeVaggaNikayaPTSKeywords
It.043 Ajaata Sutta There is, bhikkhus, a not-born, a not-brought-to-being, a not-made, a not-formed. If, bhikkhus, there were not that not-born, not-brought-to-being, not-made, not-formed no escape would be discerned from what is born, brought-to-being, made, formed. But since there is a not-born, a not-brought-to-being, a not-made, a not-formed, therefore there is discerned an escape from what is born, brought-to-being, made, formed." The born, come-to-be, produced, The made, the formed, the unlasting, Conjoined with decay and death, A nest of disease, perishable, Sprung from nutriment and craving's cord -- That is not fit to take delight in. The escape from that, the peaceful, Beyond reasoning, everlasting, The not-born, the unproduced, The sorrowless state that is void of stain, The cessation of states linked to suffering, The stilling of the conditioned-bliss 45/297 Itivuttaka Khuddhaka It.037 non-birth


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