|Sutta Name||Nikaya||Vagga||Academic||PTS||PSA Plae||Keywords||Notes|
|Esukaarii||Majjhima||Majjhimapa.n.naasa, Braahmana Vagga||MN.096||M.ii.177ff.||21/372||caste, equality||Buddha teaches that the caste system has been laid down by Brahmins artificially. In fact all four castes alike can live a good life (which is true service) and following the Dhamma (which is true wealth). At the end of the discourse, Esukari declares himself a follower of the Buddha.|
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