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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