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Academic Sutta Name Notes PSA Plae Vagga Nikaya PTS Keywords
J.399 Gijjha Jaataka | Maatuposathagijjha Jaataka Once the Bodhisatva was a vulture and supported his blind parents who lived in a cave. One day, being caught in a trap, he was heard by a hunter lamenting for his parents. The hunter set him free. The story was told in reference to a monk who supported his mother. Channa was the hunter. 59/236 Jaataka Khuddhaka J.iii.330ff. filial piety

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