|Sutta Name||Nikaya||Vagga||Academic||PTS||PSA Plae||Keywords||Notes|
|Uddesavibha"nga||Majjhima||Uparipa.n.naasa, Vibha"nga Vagga||MN.138||M.iii.223ff.||23/304||absent-mindedness, inward fixation||The Buddha utters the brief statement that a monk should always so guard his mind that it may not be externally diffused or internally set. The monks repeat this statement to Mahakaccana who gives a detailed exposition thereof. When the Buddha is told of Mahakaccanas explanation, he praises his erudition.|
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