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Academic Sutta Name Notes PSA Plae Vagga Nikaya PTS Keywords
J.064 Duraajaana Jaataka A young brahmin student of Takkasila fell in love with a woman and married her. She was very capricious and her husband neglected his duties. The teacher instructed his student to take no notice of his wifeís moods. The story was related to a devout layman of Savatthi who has a very capricious woman for a wife. She worried him so much that he neglected his visits to the Buddha. The couple were identical in both stories. 56/137 Jaataka Khuddhaka J.i.299ff. women, passion, emotions

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