|Sutta Name||Nikaya||Vagga||Academic||PTS||PSA Plae||Keywords||Notes|
|Cuu.lasaaropama||Majjhima||Muulapa.n.naasa, Opamma Vagga||MN.030||M.i.198ff.||18/558||monkhood, aim in ordination||The reward of the higher life is not to be found in presents, esteem, good repute, a life of virtue, rapt concentration or mystic insight. Immortal deliverance alone is the prize and goal of the higher life. If a man needs the very best of wood, no other part of the tree will suffice. Pingalakoccha accepts the Buddha as his teacher.|
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