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Academic Sutta Name Notes PSA Plae Vagga Nikaya PTS Keywords
J.200 Saadhusiila Jaataka The bodhisatva was once a famous brahmin teacher. A certain brahmin had four daughters who were wooed by four suitors -- one handsome, one senior, one noble and the last virtuous. unable to decide between them, the brahmin sought the teacherís advice and gave all his four daughters to the virtuous man. The story was related to a brahmin of Savatthi who consulted the Buddha in a similar case. The two brahmins were identical. 57/271 Jaataka Khuddhaka J.ii.137ff. virtue, marriage

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