Friends:

 What are the Seven Links to Awakening?



1:  Awareness is a link to Awakening (sati-sambojjhanga).
2: 
Investigation is a link to Awakening (vicaya-sambojjhanga).
3: 
Energy is a link to Awakening (viriya-sambojjhanga).
4: 
Joy is a link to Awakening (pīti-sambojjhanga).
5: 
Tranquillity is a link to Awakening (passaddhi-sambojjhanga).
6: 
Concentration is a link to Awakening (samādhi-sambojjhanga).
7: 
Equanimity is a link to Awakening (upekkhā-sambojjhanga).
These are the seven links leading to final mental Enlightenment...

Those whose minds are well-developed in these 7 factors of self-awakening,
who delight in non-clinging, who relinquish all grasping, whose minds are all
around luminous, whose mental fermentations are all stilled: They, even while
still in this world, are all unbound right here!

Further Study on the 7 Links to Awakening:
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Awareness_Sati.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Investigation_Vicaya.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Energy_Viriya.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Joy_Piti.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Tranquillity_Passaddhi.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Concentration_Samadhi.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Equanimity_Upekkha.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/IV/7_Links_to_7_Wings.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Meaning_of_the-7_Links_to_Awakening.htm

There are 7 Links to Enlightenment!