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Saɱyutta Nikāya:
3. Khandhā Vagga
23. Rādha Saɱyuttaɱ
4. Upanisinna Vagga

Suttas Linked to Rādha

4. Seated to One Side

Suttas 1-46

Translated from the Pali by
Michael M. Olds

 


 

Sutta 44

Vaya-Dhamma Suttaɱ

An Aging Thing

[44.1][pts][bodh] I HEAR TELL:

Once upon a time, The Lucky man, Sāvatthi-town revisiting,
Jeta Grove,
Anathapiṇḍika's Park.

Then one time there the Ancient Rādha drew near Bhagava,
gave salutation,
and took a seat to one side.

At that time, so seated,
Bhagava said this to the Ancient Radha:

"For that which is an aging thing, Rādha
you should give up desire,
you should give up lust,
you should give up desire and lust.

And what, Rādha, is an aging thing?

Form Rādha, is an aging thing, for that
you should give up desire,
you should give up lust,
you should give up desire and lust.

Sense experience Rādha, is an aging thing, for that
you should give up desire,
you should give up lust,
you should give up desire and lust.

Perception Rādha, is an aging thing, for that
you should give up desire,
you should give up lust,
you should give up desire and lust.

Own-making Rādha, is an aging thing, for that
you should give up desire,
you should give up lust,
you should give up desire and lust.

Consciousness Rādha, is an aging thing, for that
you should give up desire,
you should give up lust,
you should give up desire and lust.

"For that which is an aging thing, Rādha
you should give up desire,
you should give up lust,
you should give up desire and lust.

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