Aṅguttara Nikāya

the 4th nikaya in the Pāli Sutta Pitaka; corresponds to Ekottara Agama in the Sanskrit; contains thousands of discourses arranged in 11 nipatas, according to the number of dhammas referenced in them
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The Aṅguttara Nikāya (literally "Increased by One Collection," also translated "Numerical Discourses") is a Buddhist scripture, the fourth of the five nikayas, or collections, in the Sutta Pitaka, which is one of the "three baskets" that comprise the Pali Tipitaka of Theravada Buddhism.

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  • A lay follower should not engage in five types of business. Which five? Business in weapons, business in human beings, business in meat, business in intoxicants, and business in poison.

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