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The Anguttara Nikaya

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The Anguttara Nikaya
The Anguttara Nikaya
The "Further-factored" Discourses

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The Anguttara Nikaya, the fourth division of the Sutta Pitaka, consists of suttas arranged in eleven sections (nipatas) according to numerical content. For example, the first nipata -- the "Book of the Ones" -- contains suttas concerning a single topic; the second nipata -- the "Book of the Twos" -- contains suttas concerning pairs of things (e.g., a sutta about tranquillity and insight; another about the two people one can never adequately repay (one's parents); another about two kinds of happiness; etc.); the third nipata contains suttas concerning three things (e.g., a sutta on the three kinds of praiseworthy acts; another about three kinds of offense), and so on.
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Selected suttas from the Anguttara Nikaya

Contents
(AN00)

1. Book of the Ones
(AN01)
Pariyadana Sutta _ Overpowering
Abhavita Sutta _Untamed
Pabhassara Suttas _ Luminous

2. Book of the Twos
(AN02)
Abhasita Sutta _ What Was Not Said.
Neyyatha Suttas_ A Meaning to be Inferred
Vijja-bhagiya Sutta _ A Share in Clear Knowing
Vimutti Sutta _ Release

3. Book of the Threes
(AN03)
(AN03a)
(AN03b)
Lakkhana Sutta _ Characterized (by Action) Rathakara (Pacetana) Sutta _ The Chariot Maker
Gilana Sutta _ Sick People
Nidana Sutta _Causes
Hatthaka Sutta _ To Hatthaka
Sukhamala Sutta _ Refinement
Adhipateyya Sutta _ Governing Principles Dvejana Sutta _ Two People
Vaccha Sutta _ To Vaccha (on Generosity) Sangarava Sutta _ To Sangarava
Tittha Sutta _ Sectarians
Kalama Sutta _ To the Kalamas
Salha Sutta _ To Salha
Muluposatha Sutta _ The Roots of the Uposatha
Channa Sutta _ To Channa the Wanderer Ajivaka Sutta _ To the Fatalists' Student Sakka Sutta _ To the Sakyan
Silabbata Sutta _ Precept & Practice Gadrabha Sutta _The Donkey
Sikkha Sutta _ Trainings
Accayika Sutta _ Urgent
Ajaniya Sutta _ The Thoroughbred
Lonaphala Sutta _ The Salt Crystal Pansadhovaka Sutta _ The Dirt-washer.
Nimitta Sutta _ Themes
Kuta Sutta _The Peak of the Roof
Moneyya Sutta _ Sagacity
Gotamaka-cetiya Sutta _ At Gotamaka Shrine
Katuviya Sutta _ Putrid
Lekha Sutta _ Inscriptions
Dhamma-niyama Sutta _ The Orderliness of the Dhamma

4. Book of the Fours
(AN04)
(AN04a)
(AN04b)
Anubuddha Sutta -- Understanding
Anusota Sutta -- With the Flow
Yoga Sutta -- Yokes
Agati Sutta -- Off Course
Ariya-vamsa Sutta -- The Discourse on the Traditions of the Noble Ones
Sangaha Sutta -- The Bonds of Fellowship
Aparihani Sutta-- No Falling Away
Samadhi Sutta -- Concentration
Pañha Sutta -- Questions
Rohitassa Sutta -- To Rohitassa
Vipallasa Sutta -- Perversions
Samajivina Sutta -- Living in Tune
Anana Sutta -- Debtless
Ahina Sutta -- By a Snake
Sappurisa Sutta -- A Person of Integrity
Acintita Sutta -- Unconjecturable
Vanijja Sutta -- Trade
Tamonata Sutta -- Darkness
Samadhi Sutta -- Concentration (Tranquillity and Insight)
Chavalata Sutta -- The Firebrand Raga-vinaya Sutta -- The Subduing of Passion
Valahaka Sutta -- Thunderheads
Kesi Sutta -- To Kesi the Horsetrainer
Patoda Sutta -- The Goad-stick
Thana Sutta -- Courses of Action
Puggala Sutta -- Persons
Bhikkhuni Sutta -- The Nun
Yuganaddha Sutta -- In Tandem
Jambali Sutta -- The Waste-water Pool
Yodhajiva Sutta -- The Warrior
Suta Sutta -- On What is Heard
Abhaya Sutta -- Fearless
Thana Sutta -- Traits
Pariyesana Sutta -- Searches
Kula Sutta -- On Families

5. Book of the Fives
(AN05)
(AN05a)
(AN05b)
Vitthara Sutta -- (Strengths) in Detail
Hita Sutta -- Benefit
Anugghita Sutta -- Supported
Samadhi Sutta -- (Immeasurable) Concentration
Samadhanga Sutta -- The Factors of Concentration
Siha Sutta -- To General Siha (On Generosity)
Kaladana Sutta -- Seasonable Gifts
Bhojana Sutta -- A Meal
Saddha Sutta -- Conviction
Adiya Sutta -- Benefits to be Obtained (from Wealth)
Ittha Sutta -- What is Welcome
Kosala Sutta -- The Kosalan
Upajjhatthana Sutta -- Subjects for Contemplation
Yodhajiva Sutta -- The Warrior Anagata-bhayani Suttas -- The Discourses on Future Dangers
Andhakavinda Sutta -- At Andhakavinda
Gilana Sutta -- To a Sick Man
Parikuppa Sutta -- In Agony
Akkhama Sutta -- Not Resilient
Sotar Sutta -- The Listener
Udayi Sutta-- About Udayin
Aghatapativinaya Sutta -- Subduing Hatred
Candala Sutta -- The Outcaste
Piti Sutta -- Rapture
Vanijja Sutta -- Business (Wrong Livelihood)
Gihi Sutta -- The Householder
Gavesin Sutta -- About Gavesin
Supina Sutta -- Dreams
Vaca Sutta -- A Statement
Nissaraniya Sutta -- Leading to Escape
Dhammassavana Sutta -- Listening to the Dhamma

6. Book of the Sixes(AN06)Saraniya Sutta -- Conducive to Amiability
Nissaraniya Sutta -- Means of Escape
Nakula Sutta -- Nakula's Parents
Maranassati Sutta -- Mindfulness of Death
Ina Sutta -- Debt
Sona Sutta -- About Sona
Nibbedhika Sutta -- Penetrative
Avaranata Sutta -- Obstructions
Kammavaranata Sutta -- Kamma Obstructions
Sussusa Sutta -- Listening Well

7. Book of the Sevens
(AN07)
Dhana Sutta -- Treasure
Ugga Sutta -- To Ugga
Bhikkhu-aparihaniya Sutta -- Conditions for No Decline Among the Monks
Saññoga Sutta -- Bondage
Dana Sutta -- Giving
Kimila Sutta -- To Kimila
Capala Sutta -- Nodding
Kodhana Sutta -- An Angry Person
Dhammaññu Sutta -- One With a Sense of the Dhamma

8. Book of the Eights
(AN08)
(AN08a)
(AN08b)
Pañña Sutta (AN VIII.2) -- Discernment
Lokavipatti Sutta (AN VIII.6) -- The Failings of the World
Jivaka Sutta (AN VIII.26) -- To Jivaka (On Being a Lay Follower)
Anuruddha Sutta (AN VIII.30) -- To Anuruddha
Abhisanda Sutta (AN VIII.39) -- Rewards
Vipaka Sutta (AN VIII.40) -- Results
Uposatha Sutta (AN VIII.41) -- The Uposatha Observance
Visakhuposatha Sutta (AN VIII.43) -- The Discourse to Visakha on the Uposatha with the Eight Practices
Gotami Sutta (AN VIII.53) -- To Gotami
Vyagghapajja (Dighajanu) Sutta (AN VIII.54) -- Conditions of Welfare (To Dighajanu)
Sankhitta Sutta (AN VIII.63) -- In Brief (Good Will, Mindfulness, and Concentration)
Kusita-Arabbhavatthu Sutta (AN VIII.80) -- The Grounds for Laziness and the Arousal of Energy

9. Book of the Nines
(AN09)
Sambodhi Sutta -- Self-awakening
Sutava Sutta -- To Sutavan
Nibbana Sutta -- Unbinding
Gavi Sutta -- The Cow
Jhana Sutta -- Mental Absorption
Tapussa Sutta -- To Tapussa (On Renunciation)
Kayasakkhi Sutta -- Bodily Witness.
Paññavimutti Sutta -- Released Through Discernment.
Ubhatobhaga Sutta -- (Released) Both Ways

10 Book of the Tens
(AN10)
Sanyojana Sutta -- Fetters
Appamada Sutta -- Heedfulness
Natha Sutta -- Protectors
Cunda Sutta -- Cunda
Sakka Sutta ) -- To the Sakyans (on the Uposatha)
Sacitta Sutta -- One's Own Mind
Girimananda Sutta -- To Girimananda
Kathavatthu Sutta -- Topics of Conversation
Akankha Sutta -- Wishes
Aghata Sutta -- Hatred
Bahuna Sutta -- To Bahuna
Vera Sutta -- Animosity
Ditthi Sutta -- Views
Vajjiya Sutta -- About Vajjiya
Kokanuda Sutta -- To Kokanuda (On Viewpoints)
Virecana Sutta -- A Purgative
Cunda Kammaraputta Sutta -- To Cunda the Silversmith .

11. Book of the Elevens
(AN11)
Kimattha Sutta -- What is the Purpose?
Cetana Sutta -- An Act of Will
Mahanama Sutta -- To Mahanama
Metta Sutta-- Good Will
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