I: Sekha-Bala Vagga
The Book of the Gradual Sayings
The Book of the Fives
I: The Learner's Powers
Translated by E. M. Hare
Herein a monk, faithless, unconscientious, reckless of blame, is indolent, is without insight.
Possessing these five a monk is duly cast into hell.
Monks, possessing five qualities a monk is duly set in heaven.
Herein a monk, faithful, conscientious, fearful of blame, is energetic, has insight.
Monks, possessing these five qualities a monk is duly set in heaven.