# Index to the Suttas of the Sa.myutta Nikaaya

Mahaa Vagga

Bala Sa.myutta

#### V. Mahaa Vagga

PTS: Sa.myutta Nikaaya Volume 5, Mahaa-Vagga ed. by M. Léon Feer, London: Pali Text Society 1898. The html formatted *Pali Text Society* edition of the Pali text.

BJT: Sa.myutta Nikaaya Volume 5, **Mahaa-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, 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: **The Great Chapter,** translated by F.L. Woodward,

WP: **The Great Book,** translated by Bhikkhu Bodhi

ATI: The translations of Bhikkhu Thanissaro and others originally located on Access to Insight,

BD: The translations of M. Olds.

#### VI. Bala Sa.myutta, V.249

PTS: The Kindred Sayings on The Powers, V.223

WP: Connected Discourses on the Powers, II.1713

#### I. [1-12] Gangaa-Peyyaalo V.249

*This entire Samyutta consists only of the repetition series found at the end of the previous samyuttas. Here it has been worked out following the pattern established in SN 5.48.*

Covering suttas 1-12. The Buddha likens the flow of great rivers to the way in which cultivating the five powers brings one to Nibbana.

PTS: Ganga Repetition, V.223

WP: Ganges Repetition Series, II. 113

**[1] Pa.thama Paaciina Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Eastward a, V.223

WP: 1-12: The River Ganges - Eastward, Etc, II.1704

**[2] Dutiya Paaciina Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Eastward b.1, V.223

**[3] Tatiya Paaciina Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Eastward b.2, V.223

**[4] Catuttha Paaciina Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Eastward b.3, V.223

**[5] Pa~ncama Paaciina Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Eastward b.4, V.223

**[6] Cha.t.tha Paaciina Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Eastward c, V.223

**[7] Pa.thama Samudda Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Ocean (a), V.223

**[8] Dutiya Samudda Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Ocean (b.1), V.223

**[9] Tatiya Samudda Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Ocean (b.2), V.223

**[10] Catuttha Samudda Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Ocean (b.3), V.223

**[11] Pa~ncama Samudda Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Ocean (b.4), V.223

**[12] Pa~ncama Samudda Sutta.m, V.249**

PTS: Ocean (c), V.223

#### II. [13-22] Appamaada Vagga: Viveka V.250

Covering suttas 13-22. Nine similes for the caution that is the fundamental condition that leads to the bringing to life of the five powers.

PTS: Earnestness, V.223

WP: Diligence, II.1705

**[13] Tathaagata Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Tathaagata, V.223

WP: 13-22: The Tathaagata, Etc., II.1705

**[14] Pada Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The foot, V.223

**[15] Kuu.ta Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The roof-peak, V.223

**[16] Muula Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Wood, V.223

**[17] Saara Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Heart Wood, V.223

**[18] Vassika Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Jasmine, V.223

**[19] Raajaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Prince, V.223

**[20] Canda Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Moon, V.223

**[21] Suriya Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Sun, V.223

**[22] Vattha Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Cloth, V.223

#### III. [23-34] Balakara.niiya Vagga, V.250

Covering suttas 23-34. The Buddha provides twelve similes illustrating various aspects of the Dhamma.

PTS: Deeds Requiring Strength, V.223

WP: Strenuous Deeds, II. 1705

**[23] Bala Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Strength, V.223

WP: 23-34: Strenuous, Etc., II.1705

**[24] Biijaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Seed, V.223

**[25] Naago Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The Snake, V.223

**[26] Rukkha Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The Tree, V.223

**[27] Kumbha Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The Pot, V.223

**[28] Sukiya Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Bearded Wheat, V.223

**[29] Aakaasa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The Sky, V.223

**[30] Pa.thama Megha Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The Rain-cloud a, V.223

**[31] Dutiya Megha Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The Rain-cloud b, V.223

**[32] Naavaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The Ship, V.223

**[33] Aagantukaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: For All Comers, V.223

**[34] Nadii Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: The River, V.223

#### IV. [35-44] Esanaa Vagga, V.250

Covering suttas 35-44. The buddha explains how the five powers are to be used for the higher knowledge of, thorough knowledge of, thorough destruction of, for the letting go of wishes, delusions, corrupting influences, existence, pain, closed-mindedness, flare-ups, sense-experience, and thirst.

PTS: Longings, V.223

WP: Searches, II. 1714

**[35] Esanaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Longing, V.223

WP: 35-44: Searches, Etc., II.1714

**[36] Vidhaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Conceits, V.223

**[37] Aasava Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Asava, V.223

**[38] Bhava Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Becoming, V.223

**[39] Dukkhataa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Suffering, V.223

**[40] Khilaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Obstructions, V.223

**[41] Mala Sutta.m, V. 411**

PTS: Stain, V.250

**[42] Nighaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Pains, V.223

**[43] Vedanaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Feelings, V.223

**[44] Ta.nhaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Craving, V.223

**44.2 Tasinaa or Ta.nhaa Sutta.m, V.250**

PTS: Thirst, V.223

#### V. [45-54] Ogha Vagga: Viveka, V.241

Covering suttas 45-54. The buddha explains how the five powers are to be used for the higher knowledge of, thorough knowledge of, thorough destruction of, for the letting go of the floods, the bonds, yokes to rebirth, ties to the body, risidual inclinations, sense pleasures, diversions, the fuel stockpiles, the yokes to lower rebirths, the yokes to higher rebirths.

PTS: The Flood, V.224

WP: Floods, II. 1714

**[45] Ogha Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: The Flood, V.224

WP: 95-104: Floods, Higher Fetters, II. 1714

**[46] Yoga Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: Bond, V.216

**[47] Upaadaana Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: Grasping, V.216

**[48] Ganthaa Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: (Bodily) Ties, V.216

**[49] Anusayaa Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: Tendency, V.216

**[50] Kaamagu.na Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: The Sense-Pleasures, V.216

**[51] Nivara.naani Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: Hindrances, V.216

**[52] Khandaa Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: Factors, V.216

**[53] Orambhaagiya Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: The Lower Set (of Fetters), V.216

**[54] Uddhambhaagiya Sutta.m, V.241**

PTS: The Higher Set (of Fetters), V.216