Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samm±sambuddhassa.

Aªguttaranik±yo

Pañcakanip±tap±¼i

1. Paµhamapaºº±saka½

1. Sekhabalavaggo

1. Sa½khittasutta½

1. Eva½ me suta½– eka½ samaya½ bhagav± s±vatthiya½ viharati jetavane an±thapiº¹ikassa ±r±me. Tatra kho bhagav± bhikkh³ ±mantesi– “bhikkhavo”ti. “Bhadante”ti te bhikkh³ bhagavato paccassosu½. Bhagav± etadavoca–
“Pañcim±ni, bhikkhave, sekhabal±ni [sekkhabal±ni (ka.)]. Katam±ni pañca? Saddh±bala½, hir²bala½ [hiribala½ (s². p².)], ottappabala½, v²riyabala½ [viriyabala½ (s². sy±. ka½. p².)], paññ±bala½– im±ni kho, bhikkhave, pañca sekhabal±ni.
“Tasm±tiha bhikkhave, eva½ sikkhitabba½– ‘saddh±balena samann±gat± bhaviss±ma sekhabalena, hir²balena samann±gat± bhaviss±ma sekhabalena, ottappabalena samann±gat± bhaviss±ma sekhabalena, v²riyabalena samann±gat± bhaviss±ma sekhabalena, paññ±balena samann±gat± bhaviss±ma sekhabalen±’ti. Evañhi vo, bhikkhave, sikkhitabban”ti. Idamavoca bhagav±. Attaman± te bhikkh³ bhagavato bh±sita½ abhinandunti. Paµhama½.