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Hell —Bhikkhu Sujato

Numbered Discourses 5

15. At Tikaṇḍakī

145. Hell

1.1“Mendicants, someone with five qualities is cast down to hell. 1.2What five? 1.3They kill living creatures, steal, commit sexual misconduct, lie, and use alcoholic drinks that cause negligence. 1.4Someone with these five qualities is cast down to hell.

2.1Someone with five qualities is raised up to heaven 2.2What five? 2.3They don’t kill living creatures, steal, commit sexual misconduct, lie, or use alcoholic drinks that cause negligence. 2.4Someone with these five qualities is raised up to heaven.”