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Samyutta Nikaya

SN 3.12 Pañca Rāja Sutta:
Five Kings

The Buddha teaches about sense pleasures to a group of kings.

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Anguttara Nikaya

AN 1.1-1.10:
Sights, etc.

The Supreme Buddha taught that desire is the cause of suffering. What did he say that people desire?

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Itivuttaka

Itv 28 Pathama Bhikku Sutta:
The Monk 1

When a monk is not careful guarding their sense faculties and are immoderate in eating, it leads to suffering.

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Itivuttaka

Itv 72 Nissaraniya Sutta:
Escape

The Buddha explains the three elements of escape.

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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 96 Kāmayoga Sutta:
The Bonds

The Buddha explains how one who is tied by the bond of sense pleasures will continue in this cycle of rebirth.

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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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Peta Vatthu

Pv 4.6 Kumāra Sutta:
The Ghost Princes

What are the results of indulging in excessive sensual pleasures?

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Theragatha

Thag 17.3:
The Verses of Arahant Ānanda(1017-1055)

Famous as the one who took care of the Supreme Buddha and memorized the teachings.