explained 5 Rebirth
Sariputta, there are these five destinations. What are the five?
animal realm, the realm of
human beings, and
I fully understand
human, and the
and the various paths and ways leading to these realms of existence...
I also understand, know and directly see how any one who has entered
a path to hell, on the breakup of the body, right at death, will reappear
in a state of deprivation, in a painful destination, in purgatory, in
Similarly do I understand, know and see directly how any one, who has
entered such path on the breakup of the body, right after death, will
Nibbāna, the path and very way leading to this
And I also understand & see directly how one who has entered this path
realising it himself by direct experience, will right there and then enter
and dwell in that release of mind & that release by understanding, which
fermentation-free after the elimination of the
Source (edited extract:
The Middle Length Sayings of the Buddha.
Majjhima Nikāya. MN 12.
i 73-4:The great lions roar:
Comments: Ancient Manual on these 5 destinations:
Pañcagatidīpanī. Translated by Ann Appleby
In Journal of the Pāli Text Society. Vol. XI 1987:
Seeing beings die and reappear is an ability of the
Divine Eye, which is
an ability connected with gaining suprahuman force & with Awakening:
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