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Hell (1st) —Bhikkhu Sujato

Numbered Discourses 6

8. Perfection

81. Hell (1st)

1.1“Mendicants, someone with six qualities is cast down to hell. 1.2What six? 1.3They kill living creatures, steal, commit sexual misconduct, and lie. And they have wicked desires and wrong view. 1.4Someone with these six qualities is cast down to hell.

2.1Someone with six qualities is raised up to heaven. 2.2What six? 2.3They don’t kill living creatures, steal, commit sexual misconduct, or lie. And they have few desires and right view. 2.4Someone with these six qualities is raised up to heaven.”