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Khuddakapatha

Khp 7 Tirokuḍḍha Sutta:
Outside the Walls

The Supreme Buddha explains how to share merit with past relatives.

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Vimana Vatthu

Vv 4.6 Vihāra Sutta:
Monastery Mansion

Rejoicing at someone else's meritorious deed can bring much happiness.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 1.4 Piṭṭhadhītalika Sutta:
Advice to a Daughter

How do we help our departed relatives?

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 1.5 Tirokuḍḍha Sutta:
Outside the Walls

The Supreme Buddha explains how to share merit with past relatives.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 1.10 Khallāṭiya Sutta:
Dressed in Hair

A ghost explains the value of giving and sharing merit.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 2.1 Saṃsāramocaka Sutta:
Sariputta Bhante Helps a Ghost

What could happen if we don't give and are greedy?

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 2.2 Sāriputtatherassa Mātu Sutta:
Sāriputta Bhante’s Mother

How can we reduce our past relatives' suffering?

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 2.3 Mattā Sutta:
The Ghost Matta

Even minor evil actions can result in immense suffering.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 2.4 Nandā Sutta:
The Ghost Nanda

Harsh speech and evil actions only brings negative results.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 2.8 Cullaseṭṭhi Sutta:
The Ghost Chullasetti

Why should we share merit with our past relatives?

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 3.1 Abhijjamāna Sutta:
Without Rippling

Generosity will lead to happiness and good results.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 3.2 Sānuvāsī Sutta:
The Monk from Mount Sanuvasi

A ghost reveals how to share merit with his past relatives.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 3.6 Seraṇī Sutta:
The Ghost Serini

What happens when you let greed cloud your judgement?

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 4.1 Ambasakkhara Sutta:
King Ambasakkhara

How does one escape from the path leading to hell?

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 4.3 Nandaka Sutta:
The Ghost Nandaka

A ghost advises a king on the dangers of wrong views and the importance of taking refuge in the Triple Gem.

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Peta Vatthu

Pv 4.12 Ambarukkha Sutta:
The Mango Ghost

What happens when you share merits with your past relatives?