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Academic Sutta NameNotes PSA PlaeVaggaNikayaPTSKeywords
It.056 Pa.thama-aasava Sutta Bhikkhus, there are these three taints. What three? The taint of sensual desire, the taint of being, the taint of ignorance. These are the three." A disciple of the Buddha, Concentrated, clearly comprehending And mindful, knows the taints And the origin of taints, Where they cease and the path That leads to their full destruction. With the destruction of the taints a bhikkhu, Without longing, has attained Nibbana. 45/373 Itivuttaka Khuddhaka It.049 taints

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