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Udāna

Ud 3.10 Lokāvalokana Sutta:
Surveying the world

The Buddha is inspired to say verses about the way beings are clinging to this world. (3 minutes)

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Itivuttaka

Itv 35 Pathama Janakuhana Sutta:
Deceiving People 1

The holy life is lived for the sake of restraint and eradication of all defilements. (1 minute)

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Itivuttaka

Itv 57 Dutiya Āsava Sutta:
Taints 2

The Buddha explains how a liberated monk’s taints are destroyed. (1 minute)

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Itivuttaka

Itv 109 Purusapiyarupa Sutta:
Delightful Nature

The Buddha gives a beautiful simile to describe to abandon lust and to head towards Nibbāna. (2 minutes)

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Theragatha

Thag 16.6:
The Verses of Arahant Sela (818-841)

(4 minutes)