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MN57 Kukkuravatika Sutta - The Ascetic Who Behaved Like A Dog | Ajahn Brahmali | 26-11-2006

MN57 Kukkuravatika Sutta - The Ascetic Who Behaved Like A Dog | Ajahn Brahmali | 26-11-2006

Ajahn Brahmali discusses 57th sutta of the Majjhima Nikaya, the Kukkuravatika Sutta, The Ascetic Who Behaved Like A Dog.  Read MN57 here on Sutta Central. "Some ascetics in ancient India undertook extreme practices, such as a vow to behave like an ox or a dog. The Buddha meets two such individuals, and is reluctantly pressed to reveal the kammic outcomes of such practice," Sutta Central. Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon. To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean. You can read suttas online at Access to Insight and SuttaCentral 

Duration: 1 hr 11 min

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