The 7 Fruits of the
7 Links to Awakening!
The Blessed Buddha once said:
Bhikkhus, when the
7 Links to Awakening have been developed,
and refined, the winning of the seven fruits is
indeed to be
What are the benefits of these
They are, either:
One attains final
knowledge early in this very life.
attains final knowledge at the moment of death.
Having destroyed the
five lower chains and spontaneously re-arisen;
3: One attains
Nibbāna in the first half of the life as a
divine brahma. Or:
Nibbāna in the second half of the life in these
pure abodes. Or:
Nibbāna as a
non-returner without effort. Or:
non-returner with some effort. Or:
7: One is bound
upstream, surely heading towards the
Seven Links to Awakening have
been thoroughly developed
and cultivated exactly in this way, these seven fruits
benefits may be expected....
On the 7 Links to Awakening
On the 31 Planes of Existence:
Source (edited extract):
The Grouped Sayings of the Buddha.
section 46: The Links.