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Khuddakapatha

Khp 2 Dasasikkhāpadaṁ:
Ten Training Rules

The ten precepts of a sāmanera. (1 minute)

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Itivuttaka

Itv 25 Sampajāna Musāvāda Sutta:
Lying

The Buddha explains how a person who isn't truthful has no evil deed they cannot do. (1 minute)

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Itivuttaka

Itv 74 Putta Sutta:
Sons and Daughters

The Buddha explains the three kinds of sons and daughters in the world. (3 minutes)

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 1.11 Patibbatā Sutta:
Honest Wife Mansion

A deva explains the benefits of staying faithful to one's spouse and being honest. (2 minutes)

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 1.12 Dutiya Patibbatā Sutta:
Second Honest Wife Mansion

A deva explains how keeping the precepts and being a follower of the Supreme Buddha can bring happiness. (2 minutes)

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 1.15 Uttarā Sutta:
Uttara’s Mansion

Living a restrained life, keeping the precepts, and being generous will only bring good results. (2 minutes)

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 1.16 Sirimā Sutta:
Sirima’s Mansion

The wife of King Bimbisara, now a deva, explains her unshakable confidence in the Buddha, the Dhamma, and the Sangha. (3 minutes)

Categories
Vimana Vatthu

Vv 1.17 Kesakārī Sutta:
Kesakari’s Mansion

God Sakka asks what merit helped a deva become as radiant as a Brahma. (2 minutes)

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 2.2 Lakhumā Sutta:
Lakhuma’s Mansion

A deva explains how she attained the fruit of once returner. (2 minutes)

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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. (2 minutes)

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 2.6 Soṇadinnā Sutta:
Sonadinna’s Mansion

A deva explains how delighted she was to keep her precepts and give generously. (2 minutes)

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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. (2 minutes)

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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. (6 minutes)

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 5.11 Dutiya Nāga Sutta:
Second Elephant Mansion

A deva explains the benefits of following the 5 precepts. (1 minute)

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 5.13 Cūḷaratha Sutta:
Small Chariot Mansion

A prince near death learns Dhamma from an Arahant and changes his ways to attain a better rebirth. (5 minutes)

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 2.5 Maṭṭakuṇḍalī Sutta:
Mattakundali

What should we do to secure happiness in our next life? (4 minutes)

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 3.7 Migaluddaka Sutta:
The Deer-Hunter

Keeping precepts even for a small duration will provide benefits. (2 minutes)

Categories
Peta Vatthu

Pv 3.8 Dutiya Migaluddaka Sutta:
A Second Deer Hunter

Taking the life of another will only lead to suffering. (2 minutes)

Categories
Peta Vatthu

Pv 4.1 Ambasakkhara Sutta:
King Ambasakkhara

How does one escape from the path leading to hell? (14 minutes)