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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 55.22 Dutiya Mahānāma Sutta:
To Mahānāma 2

Four factors help us towards Nibbāna, what are they?

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Khuddakapatha

Khp 9 Metta Sutta:
Discourse on Loving-Kindness

How to practice loving-kindness meditation.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 16 Paṭhama Sekha Sutta:
The Trainee

Wise consideration is the most helpful factor for a trainee who has not yet attained liberation.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 34 Anātāpī Sutta:
Ardency

A monk who is not ardent and who has no fear of wrongdoing is incapable of attaining enlightenment.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 36 Dutiya Janakuhana Sutta:
Deceiving People 2

The holy life is lived for the sake of realizing special knowledge and attaining full understanding.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 43 Ajāta Sutta:
The Unborn

The Buddha explains Nibbāna; how it is the ultimate freedom and the cessation of all suffering.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 44 Nibbānadhātu Sutta:
The Nibbāna Element

The Buddha explains the two Nibbāna elements.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 51 Dhātu Sutta:
Elements

The Buddha explains the three types of elements: form element, the formless element, and the element of cessation.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 52 Paṭhama Vedanā Sutta:
Feelings 1

The Buddha explains the three types of feelings: Pleasant feeling, unpleasant feeling, and neither-pleasant-nor-unpleasant feeling.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 63 Addhā Sutta:
Time

The Buddha explains the three times and how people mistakenly think things are non-decaying.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 72 Nissaraniya Sutta:
Escape

The Buddha explains the three elements of escape.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 73 Santatara Sutta:
More Peaceful

The Buddha explains how Nibbāna is more peaceful than the formless jhana.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 78 Dhātu Saṁsandana Sutta:
Coming Together

The Buddha explains how those with similar mind states come together.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 82 Devasadda Sutta:
Divine Sounds

The Buddha explains when and why three divine sounds are sound from time to time.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 87 Andhakaraṇa Sutta:
Producing Blindness

What are three kinds of unwholesome thoughts that leads towards suffering?

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Itivuttaka

Itv 90 Aggappasāda Sutta:
Supreme Confidence

The Buddha explains the three supreme object of confidence.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 95 Kāmupapatti Sutta:
Sense Pleasures

The Buddha explains three sense pleasures that can be obtained and how one must abandon them by understanding reality.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 99 Tevijja Sutta:
The Triple Knowledge

What does it mean to be a brāhmin?

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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.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 110 Cara Sutta:
While Walking

The Buddha explains how energy must be roused to get rid of evil thoughts and overcome them.

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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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Sutta Nipata

Snp 1.8 Metta Sutta:
Discourse on Loving-Kindness

How to practice loving-kindness meditation.