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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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Itivuttaka

Itv 84 Bahujanahita Sutta:
For the Happiness of Many

The Buddha explains the three persons who are born in the world for the welfare of many people.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 100 Brāhmana Sutta:
The True Brāhmin

In this beautiful sutta, the Buddha explains his compassion and the two types of giving.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 112 Loka Sutta:
The World

The Buddha explains who the Tathāgata (The Buddha) is and the qualities of the Buddha.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 1.8 Tatiya Nāvā Sutta:
Third Ship Mansion

A deva explains the merit accumulated when she offered water to a monk who had fallen.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 2.4 Caṇḍālī Sutta:
Low-Caste Woman’s Mansion

The Supreme Buddha with utmost compassion helps a low caste woman before her death.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 2.5 Bhadditthi Sutta:
Lovely Lady’s Mansion

The Supreme Buddha asks a deva how she gained a rare tree near her heavenly mansion.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 4.12 Rajjumālā Sutta:
Rajjumala’s Mansion

A deva tells the story of how she was on the verge of suicide when the compassionate Supreme Buddha helps her.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 5.1 Maṇḍakadevaputta Sutta:
Frog-Deva’s Mansion

A deva explains of his animal past and how he came to have such powers.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 5.2 Revatī Sutta:
Revati’s Mansion

When one is greedy, evil and doesn't keep precepts, what awaits is only suffering.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 5.3 Chattamāṇavaka Sutta:
The Boy Chatta’s Mansion

The Supreme Buddha teaches a young boy about going for refuge and the precepts.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 5.6 Karaṇīya Sutta:
Should-Be-Done Mansion

Having confidence in the Supreme Buddha is enough to bring much happiness.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 4.6 Kumāra Sutta:
The Ghost Princes

What are the results of indulging in excessive sensual pleasures?

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 4.7 Rājaputta Sutta:
The Son of a King

What happened to a prince that committed evil actions towards a Pacceka Buddha?