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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 6.1 Ayācana Sutta:
The Discourse on Brahmā’s Request

The Buddha knew that it would be difficult for people to understand the Dhamma. Therefore we must work hard to be someone who understands.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 6.2 Gārava Sutta:
The Discourse on Honoring the Teacher

What did the Supreme Buddha respect?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 6.3 Brahmadeva Sutta:
Discourse on Brahmadeva Bhante

Do brahmās receive the gifts we offer? Who should we make offerings to?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 6.12 Devadatta Sutta:
The Discourse Given to Brahma Sahampati Approving His Verse about Devadatta

Brahma Sahampati recites a verse in relation to Devadatta.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 6.13 Andhakavinda Sutta:
The Discourse of Approving the Verses Recited by Brahma Sahampati in the City of Andhakavinda

Brahma Sahampati recites verses describing the path monks should take to become liberated.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 6.15 Parinibbāna Sutta:
The Discourse about the Final Extinguishing of the Buddha

What did monks, deities and brahmas say at the extinguishing of the Buddha?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.17 Vandanā Sutta:
The Discourse about Veneration

God Sakka and Brahma Sahampati recites verses in the presence of the Supreme Buddha.