Aṅguttara Nikāya


Aṅguttara Nikāya
VIII. Aṭṭhaka Nipāta
V. Uposatha Vagga

The Numerical Discourses of the Buddha
VIII. The Book of the Eights
V. Uposatha

Sutta 47

Visākha-Manāpa-Kāyika Suttaɱ

Visākhā (2)

Translated from the Pali by Bhikkhu Bodhi.

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[1][pts] On one occasion the Blessed One was dwelling at Sāvatthī in Migāramātā's Mansion in the Eastern Park.

Then Visāka Migāramātā approached the Blessed One ...

The Blessed One then said to her:

"Visāka, possessing eight qualities, a woman, with the breakup of the body, after death, is reborn in companionship with the agreeable-bodied deities.

What eight?"

[As in 8:46, including the verses.]

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