Friends:

Five x Five Crucial Buddhist Core Categories:

There are five Mental Abilities:
1: Faith, 2: Energy, 3: Awareness, 4: Concentration and 5: Understanding.

There are five Rules of Training:
1: No Killing,
2: No Stealing,
3: No Lying,
4: No Sexual Abuse,
5; No Alcohol or Drugs.   

There are five Clusters of Clinging to:
1: Form, 2: Feeling, 3: Perception, 4: Construction, 5: Consciousness.

There are five Mental Hindrances:
1: Sense-Desire,
2: Anger,
3: Lethargy and Laziness,
4: Regret and Restlessness,
5: Doubt and Uncertainty.

There are five Destinations right after Death:
1: Hell, 2: Animal, 3: Hungry Ghost, 4: Human Being, 5: Deity.



More on these core concepts enabling comprehension:
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Five_Abilities_Summary.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/sangha/Refuges_and_Precepts.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/II/The_5_Clusters_of_Clinging.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/II/The_5_Mental_Hindrances.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/IV/Five_Destinations.htm




Source: The Exhaustive Speeches by the Buddha. Digha Nikāya 33
http://www.pariyatti.com/book.cgi?prod_id=25103
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/library/ati_website/html/tipitaka/dn/index.html


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