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AN2.1.8 Sukka Sutta (1/1)

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  • Ong Yong Peng
    Dear Nina and friends, AN2.1.8 Sukkasutta Dveme, bhikkhave, dhammaa sukkaa. Katame dve? Hirii ca ottappa~nca. Ime kho, bhikkhave, dve dhammaa sukkaa ti.
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      Dear Nina and friends,

      AN2.1.8 Sukkasutta

      "Dveme, bhikkhave, dhammaa sukkaa. Katame dve? Hirii ca ottappa~nca.
      Ime kho, bhikkhave, dve dhammaa sukkaa"ti. A.t.thama.m.

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      Sukkasutta
      good / sutta
      On Pureness

      "Dveme, bhikkhave, dhammaa sukkaa.
      these two / monks / things / pure
      "O monks, these two things (are) pure.

      * dveme = dve ime: these two.
      - dve (num) two.
      - aya.m (pron) this.
      * bhikkhu (m) monk.
      * dhamma (m) thing.
      * sukka (adj) bright, pure, good.

      Katame dve?
      which / two
      Which two?

      * katama (pron) which.

      Hirii ca ottappa~nca.
      sense of shame / and / fear of wrong-doing and
      Sense of shame and fear of wrong-doing.

      * hirii (f) sense of shame.
      * ca (conj) and.
      * ottappa (n) fear of wrong-doing, remorse.

      Ime kho, bhikkhave, dve dhammaa sukkaa"ti.
      these / indeed / monks / two / things / pure
      Indeed, O monks, these two things (are) pure."

      * kho (indec) indeed.

      A.t.thama.m.
      eighth
      The eighth.


      metta,
      Yong Peng.
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