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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 11.1 Suvīra Sutta:
The Discourse about the Deity Suvīra

What does God Sakka, the one with with power over Tāvatiṁsa gods, praise?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.2 Susīma Sutta:
The Discourse about the Deity Susīma

The Buddha praises courage and effort so that one can attain enlightenment.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.3 Dhajagga Sutta:
The Discourse about the Top of the Flag

The Tathāgata, the Arahant, the Supremely Enlightened One is free from lust, is free from hatred and is free from delusion; he is not subject to fear, terror and fright. He will never flee.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.4 Vepacitti:
The Discourse about Vepacitti Sutta

If one gets angry at another angry person, he makes things worse for himself. The one who doesn’t repay an angry person with anger, he wins the hard battle.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.5 Subhāsita Jaya Sutta:
Victory by Well-Spoken Words

God Sakka and Vepacitti engage in a debate to see who uses well-spoken words.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.8 Verocana Asurinda Sutta:
Verocana Lord of the Titans

God Sakka and Verocana recite verses in front of the Buddha.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.9 Araññāyatana Isi Sutta:
The Discourse about the Seers in the Forest

God Sakka and Vepacitti both go to a monastery but in different ways.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.11 Deva Sattavatapada Sutta:
The Discourse about the Noble Promises of God Sakka

What are the 7 noble promises one should practice to become God Sakka?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.12 Dutiya Deva Sattavatapada Sutta:
The Second Discourse about the Noble Promises of God Sakka

What were the names associated with God Sakka and why was he called those?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.13 Mahāli Sattavatapada Sutta:
The Discourse about the Noble Promises Given to Mahāli the Licchavi

The Buddha explains the qualities of God Sakka.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.14 Dallidda Suttaṁ:
The Discourse about a Poor Man

The wise person, remembering the Buddha’s teachings, should be devoted to faith, virtue, confidence and realization of the Dhamma.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.15 Rāmaneyyaka Sutta:
A Delightful Place

Whether in a village or forest, in a valley or on the plain, wherever the liberated ones live is truly a delightful place.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.16 Yajamāna Sutta:
The Discourse about Sacrifices

For those people who make sacrificial offerings, searching for merit, the gift given to the community of monks generates great results.

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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.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.18 Sakka Namassana Sutta:
The Discourse about the Worship of Sakka

Who does god Sakka worship before going out?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.19 Dutiya Sakka Namassana Sutta:
The Second Discourse about the Worship of Sakka

God Sakka explains who he worships and why.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.20 Tatiya Sakka Namassana Sutta:
The Third Discourse about the Worship of Sakka

God Sakka describes those who leave the home life and the qualities they have.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.21 Jhatva Sutta:
The Discourse about Burning

What does one need to burn to sleep peacefully? What does one need to burn to not sorrow?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.22 Dubbanniya Sutta:
The Discourse about Being Ugly

What does god Sakka do when an anger eating demon sits on his seat?

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.23 Māyā Sutta:
The Discourse about Magic

When Vepacitti falls sick, he asks god Sakka for help.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 11.25 Akkodha Sutta:
The Discourse about Non-anger

When two monks have an argument, the Supreme Buddha explains the two types of fools and two types of wise people.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 2.3 Ācāmadāyikā Sutta:
Rice-Crust Giver’s Mansion

God Sakka asks Arahant Kassapa about a lady who offered alms to him.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 3.4 Latā Sutta:
Lata’s Mansion

The daughters of God Sakka explain how they gained such happiness as devas.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 3.5 Guttila Sutta:
Guttila’s Mansion

Multiple devas discuss the what meritorious actions they did to gain happiness.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 4.9 Pīta Sutta:
Mansion of Yellow Flowers

God Sakka asks another deva what meritorious actions he did to gain happiness.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 1.12 Uraga Sutta:
The Snake

Is it possible to not be sad when someone dies? It is for noble disciples of the Supreme Buddha.