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Mindfulness Well Established —Bhikkhu Sujato

Numbered Discourses 5

13. Sick

122. Mindfulness Well Established

1.1“Mendicants, any monk or nun who develops and cultivates five qualities can expect one of two results: 1.2enlightenment in the present life, or if there’s something left over, non-return.

2.1What five? 2.2It’s when a mendicant has well established mindfulness inside themselves in order to understand the arising and passing away of phenomena, meditates observing the ugliness of the body, perceives the repulsiveness of food, perceives dissatisfaction with the whole world, and observes the impermanence of all conditions. 2.3Any monk or nun who develops and cultivates these five qualities can expect one of two results: 2.4enlightenment in the present life, or if there’s something left over, non-return.”