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Digha Nikaya

DN 31 Sigāla Sutta:
Advice to Sigālaka

The Buddha gives advice to a young man on how to live a good life as a lay person.

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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 55.37 Mahānāma Sutta:
To Mahānāma

What does it mean to be a lay follower?

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Anguttara Nikaya

AN 1.248–257:
Foremost Male Lay Disciples

Top male lay disciples.

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Anguttara Nikaya

AN 1.258–267:
Foremost Female Lay Disciples

Top female disciples.

Categories
Anguttara Nikaya

AN 5.235 Anukampa:
A Monk with Compassion

The Supreme Buddha designed the monk life so they could be of benefit to themselves as well as others. This sutta shows the ways that monks can help lay people.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 107 Bahukāra Sutta:
Very Helpful

The Buddha explains the symbiotic relationship between monks and lay followers.