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Saɱyutta Nikāya
5. Mahā-Vagga
46. Bojjhanga Saɱyutta
5. Cakka-Vatti Vagga

The Connected Discourses of the Buddha
The Great Book,
Chapter II (46): Connected Discourses on the Factors of Enlightenment
V. Wheel-Turning Monarch

Sutta 47

Adalidda Suttaɱ


Translated by Bhikkhu Bodhi

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[2][pts] At Sāvatthī.

"Venerable sir, it is said, 'prosperous, prosperous.'

In what way, venerable sir, is one called 'prosperous'?"

Bhikkhus, it is because one has developed and cultivated the seven factors of enlightenment that one is called 'prosperous.'

What seven?"

(/As above./)

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