What are the wholesome qualities?

2018-04-16 14:23:44

Namo Buddhaya. At many places in the Suttas, Buddha calls for development of wholesome qualities. I guess Love , Joy , Compassion , Equanimity,Honesty,Conscience are wholesome qualities but that is the not the final list of wholesome qualities.

My question is : Is there a Sutta in which Buddha lists all the wholesome qualities one should develop in order to attain Nirvana?

The 25 beautiful mental factors (sobhanaa cetasika) from the Abhidhamma (which is not sutta but is derived from the Buddha's teachings):

The beautiful mental factors. There are twenty-five beautiful factors.

Nineteen are common to all beautiful thoughts, six are variable. The

latter are the three "abstinence factors," two "illimitables," and the

wisdom factor.

The common beautiful factors (sobhanaa saadhaaranaa) are as follows:

Confidence (saddhaa), also called faith, which for a Buddhist means

trust in the Three Jewels — the Buddha, Dhamma, and Sangha, and in the

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  • The 25 beautiful mental factors (sobhanaa cetasika) from the Abhidhamma (which is not sutta but is derived from the Buddha's teachings):

    The beautiful mental factors. There are twenty-five beautiful factors.

    Nineteen are common to all beautiful thoughts, six are variable. The

    latter are the three "abstinence factors," two "illimitables," and the

    wisdom factor.

    The common beautiful factors (sobhanaa saadhaaranaa) are as follows:

    Confidence (saddhaa), also called faith, which for a Buddhist means

    trust in the Three Jewels — the Buddha, Dhamma, and Sangha, and in the

    principles of the Buddha's teachings.

    Mindfulness (sati): this is alertness, which makes us aware of what is

    happening to us, from moment to moment, through the five physical

    senses and the mind. Mindfulness is essential to insight meditation,

    when it must be conjoined with a clear comprehension of the

    suitability, purpose, and conformity with reality of any action. Then

    it is called r

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