45. Magga Saɱyutta
2. Vihāra Vagga
The Connected Discourses of the Buddha
The Great Book,
Chapter I (45): Connected Discourses on the Path
Translated by Bhikkhu Bodhi
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Then a certain bhikkhu approached the Blessed One....
Sitting to one side, that bhikkhu said to the Blessed One:
"Venerable sir, it is said, 'a trainee, a trainee.'
In what way is one a trainee?"
"Here, bhikkhu, one possesses a trainee's right view ... a trainee's right concentration.|| ||
It is in this way that one is a trainee."