Index of the Suttas of the Sa.myutta Nikaaya
PTS: Sa.myutta Nikaaya Volume 1, Sagaathaa-Vagga ed. by M. Léon Feer, London: Pali Text Society 1884. The html formatted Pali Text Society edition of the Pali text.
BJT: Sa.myutta Nikaaya Volume 1, Sagaathaa-Vagga The Sri Lanka Buddha Jayanti Tripitaka Series Pali text.
The Pali text for individual suttas listed below is adapted from the Sri Lanka Buddha Jayanti Tripitaka Series [BJT], not from the PTS version.
Each translation is linked to it's Pali version and to the PTS, Sister Upalavanna, Olds and where available to the ATI Bhk. Thanissaro translation, and each of these is in turn linked back to each of the others. Many, but not all have been checked against the Pali Text Society edition, and many have been reformatted to include the original Pali (and/or organizational) phrase and sentence breaks.
PTS: Kindred Sayings with Verses, translated by Mrs. Rhys Davids,
WP: The Book with Verses, translated by Bhikkhu Bodhi
ATI: The translations of Bhikkhu Thanissaro and others originally located on Access to Insight
MNL: The translations of Sister Upalavanna.
BD: The translations of M. Olds.
X. Yakkha Sa.myutta, I.206
PTS: The Yakkha Suttas, I.262
WP: Connected Discourses with Yakkhas, 305
The Buddha explains the growth of the body to a yakkha.
PTS: The Yakkha of Indra's Peak, 262
WP: Indaka, 305
The Buddha explains that unlike ordinary men the man of knowledge is not creating bonds for himself when he teaches because he is motivated by compassion and empathy.
PTS: Sakka, 263
WP: Sakkanamaka, 305
The Buddha explains to Yakka Suciloma how it is likes and longings for sense experience that gives rise to ideas of self.
PTS: Suciloma, 264
WP: Suciloma, 306
The Buddha explains to a Yakka that the happiness brought by good luck is not as good as that brought by harmlessness and kindness.
PTS: Manibhadda, 266
WP: Manibhadda 307
A little drama of temptation and redemption.
PTS: Sanu, 266
WP: Sanu, 308
A yakka hears Anuruddha utter Dhamma and aspires to rise up from demonic form.
PTS: Piyankara, 269
WP: Piyankara, 309
A yakkha and her son are inspired by a Dhammatalk given by the Buddha.
PTS: Punabbasu, 269
WP: Punabbasu, 310
The story of Anathapindika's first encounter with the Buddha. At first he is overcome by fear but is encouraged to go on by a yakkha and he is given an inspirational lesson by the Buddha.
A yakkha goes around admonishing the people to pay reverence to the bhikkhuni Sukka.
PTS: Sukka, 273
WP: Sukka, 313
A lay-follower gives food to the bhikkhuni Sukka and a yakka goes around praising the deed.
PTS: Sukka 2, 274
WP: Sukka 2, 313
A lay-follower gives food to the bhikkhuni Vira and a yakka goes around praising the deed.
PTS: Vira (or Cira), 275
WP: Cira, 314
A yakka at first tries to frighten the Buddha and then quesions him and is converted.