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Academic Sutta Name Notes PSA Plae Vagga Nikaya PTS Keywords
J.203 Khandhaparitta Jaataka | Khandavatta Jaataka The bodhisatva was once born in Kasi and later became an ascetic. On it being reported to him that many ascetics died of snake bites, he gathered the ascetics together and taught them how, by cultivating love for the four noble races of snakes, they could prevent themselves ever from being bitten. The Jataka was told in reference to a monk who died of a snake bite. 57/286 Jaataka Khuddhaka J.ii.144ff. snake bite

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