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AN V 150 Temporary Release (2)

Dutiyasamayavimutta Sutta

 

“Five qualities lead one to fall away

 from temporary release.

 

What five?

 

(1) Taking delight in work,

(2) Taking delight in talk,

(3) Taking delight in sleep,

(4) Not guarding the gateway of the senses,

(5) and not knowing moderation in food. [1]

 

 

These five qualities lead one to fall away

from temporary release.

 

 

Five qualities lead one to maintain

one’s temporary release.

 

What five?

 

(1) Not taking delight in work,

(2) not taking delight in talk,

(3) not taking delight in sleep,

(4) guarding the gateway of the senses,

(5) knowing moderation in food.

 

 

Five qualities lead one to maintain

one’s temporary release.

 

 

[1] Kammārāmatā, bhassārāmatā, niddārāmatā, indriyesu aguttadvāratā, bhojane amattaññutā.

 

 

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