1. Apaṇṇaka Sutta.– Taught to a gathering of brahmins in Sālā. On informing the Buddha that they had no favourite teacher in whom they had confidence, they were told that they should embrace and fulfil the Incontrovertible Teaching (apaṇṇaka-
The sutta concludes with the Arahant ideal as the pinnacle to be attained by the being who tortures neither himself nor others, and who is given to torturing neither himself nor others, but lives here and now beyond all appetites, blissful and perfected.
M.i.400‑13. For a derivation of the name see Weber: Ind. Str. iii.150, and Kuhn: Beitr., where the word is derived from a-
1. Apaṇṇaka Vagga.– The eighth chapter of the Catukka Nipāta of the Aṅguttaranikāya. It consists of ten suttas on various topics, including an extract from the Mahāparinibbāna Sutta and a sutta containing reasons why women are excluded from public assemblies and serious business. A.ii.76‑53.
2. Apaṇṇaka Vagga.– The first section of the Ekanipāta of the Jātakaṭṭhakathā. J.i.95‑142.