1. Rāja Vagga. The ninth section of the Majjhima Nikāya (Suttas 81
2. Rāja Vagga. The fourteenth chapter of the Pañcaka Nipāta of the
Anguttara Nikāya. A.iii.147 64.
1. Rāja Sutta. Five good qualities in a king pure descent,
great wealth, strong army, wise minister, glory which make him
secure in his conquest; five similar qualities in a monk virtuous
conduct, wide and deep learning, active energy, insight, release
which bring him emancipation. A.iii.149ff.
2. Rāja Sutta. On the eighth day of the lunar fortnight, the ministers
of the Cātummahārājāno visit the earth, on the fourteenth day their sons, on the
fifteenth day the kings themselves. They report what they find at the assembly
of the gods in Sudhammā hall and rejoice if men have done good, sorrowing if
they have done evil. A.i.142f.
3. Rāja Sutta. Men should keep their fast, not in order to be Sakka
who is not rid of passion, malice or delusion, but to be arahants. A.i.143f.
4. Rāja Sutta. Pasenadi asks the Buddha if there is any born thing
which is free from decay and death. No, answers the Buddha, not even the
arahants. S. i.71.
5. Rāja Sutta. Just as all petty princes follow in the train of a
universal monarch, so do all profitable states follow earnestness. S. v.44.