VIII. Aṭṭhaka Nipāta
IV. Dāna Vagga
The Numerical Discourses of the Buddha
VIII. The Book of the Eights
Dutiya Dāna Suttaɱ
Translated from the Pali by Bhikkhu Bodhi.
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Faith, moral shame, and wholesome giving
are qualities pursued by the good person;
for this, they say, is the divine path
by which one goes to the world of the devas.