|Sutta Name||Nikaya||Vagga||Academic||PTS||PSA Plae||Keywords||Notes|
|Ka.n.nakatthala | Ka.n.nakatthalaka||Majjhima||Majjhimapa.n.naasa Raaja Vagga||MN.090||M.ii.125||21/211||God, enlightenment, contemporary schools||Pasenadi asks the Buddha whether recluses in other religions and all the different castes can attain enlightenment. The Buddha enumerates the four different castes (va.n.na): 1. nobles (khattiya); 2. the priests (brahma.na); 3. merchants and farmers (vessa), and; 4. labourers and servants (sudda) at M.ii.128. The Buddha says his teaching is that no person can see and know everything at the same time. Also whether Gods exist|
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